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Aldi Enters the Convenience Market with New Format, Aldi Local

With its latest c-store format, is the retailer taking on the likes of Amazon Go and courting millennial consumers?by Andrea Allen

Vegetarian Traveler's Christy and Chuck Krejci Discuss Plant Protein Line

Looking for new ways to capitalize on plant-based eating trends? These Co-Founders discuss a new Robert Schaulis

Specialty Food Professionals "Spark Growth" at SFA Summit

The association announces the deets for this must-attend event that's helping companies light some fires and keep 'em Andrea Allen

Georgia-based International Gourmet Products Acquires Titletown Cheese

In a $2.5M move, this Southern company takes a jump into Sconnie territory, buying this embattled Kayla Webb

Trader Joe's Doubles Down on Nashville

The retailer doubles down on this major metro market, announcing plans to pursue a new Robert Schaulis

Laura Chenel's Manon Servouse Discusses New Label and Products

The iconic Northern California brand introduces a new look and new products that look to a storied past and bright Robert Schaulis

Wegmans Set to Open New Locations in 2019

The retailer makes history, heading south with this state's very first store, and that's not all it has Maggie Mead

Performance Food Group to Acquire Eby-Brown Company

Which direction will this foodservice distribution leader go with a new acquisition on hand? CEO George Holm Alexis Schreiber

General Mills Price Hike Pays Off

After trialing price increases on brands like Cheerios and Yoplait, the company reports booming sales across the Maggie Mead

Reports: Walmart Contractors Face Scrutiny for Spying on the Retailer, CTO Jeremy King Leaving

As reports surface of this tech chief's departure, the retailer spars with contractors—who allegedly spied on the Robert Schaulis

Perdue Farms' President of Prepared Foods Resigns

The head of the Salisbury-based poultry division announces his intention to leave the company. Who will take his place?by Andrea Allen

Kreativa Gourmet's Eric Berens Discusses Don Chilio Line

The company's Co-Founder discusses a family business bringing a hot new kind of condiment/snack to the U.S. Robert Schaulis

UNFI Closes Shoppers Food & Pharmacy Stores in D.C. Area

The distributor sells off one of its banners in this metropolitan market, pursuing deals to inevitably close all Kayla Webb

BakeMark Names National Accounts Director

How will the bakery distributor change its profit growth after adding this savvy exec to its team? Steve Scales comments... by Alexis Schreiber

Starbucks Invests in Fund to Develop New Tech and Products

The coffee giant throws down $100 M into a new, Tesla investor-backed fund, on the heels of sluggish market Andrea Allen

HORMEL® Pepperoni Announces New Ad Campaign

The meat giant puts some pep in one of its leading product's step to encourage consumers to think outside the pizza Kayla Webb

Président® Brand Cheese Wins Five Medals at U.S. Championship Cheese Contest

The brand snapped up awards left and right at this preeminent contest, proving its cheese Maggie Mead

Kroger Sells Turkey Hill Division

After months on the market, the retailer sells one of its divisions, leading many to believe a strategy pivot is Kayla Webb

The Fresh Market's Board Under Fire in New Lawsuit

After an alleged "sham auction" engineered to enrich company founders, aggrieved shareholders file Andrea Allen

Sabra Selects Jason Levine as CMO

How will this newly appointed CMO scale and build relationships with the hummus company’s consumers? Jason Levine Alexis Schreiber

Vintage Grocers Closes Two Stores, Partners with Erewhon Market

The grocer merges with Erewhon Market, rebranding store locations and closing others in this hot SoCal Kayla Webb

Longtime CEO and Co-Founder George Siemon Leaves Organic Valley

George Siemon announces his plans to step down. Who will succeed the founding member and oversee the co-op?by Maggie Mead

Kroger Constructs New Customer Fulfillment Center

On its quest to open up 20 customer fulfillment centers, the retailer begins construction on a new Florida Maggie Mead

Cermer CEO Nuño Arroyo Discusses Ceramic Packaging

How does the company convey premium quality and provide sustainable and functional packaging? Nuño Arroyo Robert Schaulis

Lady Edison Pork's Sam Suchoff Talks Creative Process

How has this restauranteur paired a masterful cure with some of the world's best pork for a Carolinian answer to prosciutto?by Maggie Mead

IDDBA's Abrielle Backhaus Discusses What's in Store Program

How is the association's educational platform translating into a new trade show experience? Find out in this Robert Schaulis

Shopko Announces Commencement of Liquidation Sale

After previously filing for bankruptcy, the retailer's hunt for a buyer ends in a liquidation Andrea Allen

Cabot Creamery Launches New Packaging

The award-winning Vermont dairy company debuts a snazzy new look that resonates with Maggie Mead

Giant Food Stores Offers Up Free Hams

Following a successful relaunch of this holiday initiative, the retailer adds another on-trend meat item to this Alexis Schreiber

Walmart Set to Open New Coldstore Facility in Canada

The retailer invests in a $175M facility with state-of-the-art tech and the power to distribute to upwards of 60 Andrea Allen

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Cheese Industry Conference 2019 Seminars Focus on Export Trends, Market Strategies

Grow your business in markets abroad with the help of expert insights on trends and winning sales strategies from 2019 Cheese Industry Conference (CIC) presenters.
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WCMA Supports Dairy Industry’s Future Leaders with Scholarships Worth $15,000

Each year, the association shows its support for the dairy industry’s next generation of leaders by announcing the names of this year's recipients.
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Eggland’s Best and Life Time Challenge Families to “Plus It Up”

Eggland’s Best (EB), the #1 branded egg in the U.S., is teaming up with the Life Time 60daySM program to encourage families to “plus it up” when it comes to their overall nutrition and wellness.
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WCMA Recognizes Contest Leaders with Awards

On Wednesday, March 6, the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association, host of the 2019 U.S. Championship Cheese Contest, honored Steve Krause, John Jaeggi, and John Umhoefer for their work to support and grow the contest.
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WCMA Announces Ideas Showcase Line-Up at 2019 Cheese Industry Conference

Register online at through April 8!
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Marley Spoon’s Customer-Centric Approach to Grow Market Share in the U.S.

The Martha Stewart-backed company is set to offer customers far MORE choice.
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Michel et Augustin Launches New Cookie and Packaging Redesign at Expo West

The Troublemakers of Taste is excited to unveil an exclusive U.S. packaging re-design and a new flavor at this year’s expo.
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WCMA Applauds Governor Evers’ Support of Dairy Processing Industry in State Budget Proposal

The association's Executive Director John Umhoefer comments on the state's support and outlines what he hopes will be included in the 2019-21 budget.
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Kauai Coffee® Selected as Best Hawaii Grown Coffee Brand

The company is chosen by HAWAIʻI Magazine as its Readers’ Choice Awards pick for “Best of All Islands: Coffee.”
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