November 18, 2010

Regional supermarket chain Fresh & Easy has kicked off its in-store food drive for the...

November 17, 2010

Food is the most important aspect of the holiday season and unites families, according to...

November 15, 2010

Today, American consumers are more focused on the foods they eat. They read labels. They understand the importance of fiber and whole grains. They know the difference between good and bad fats.

November 15, 2010

Now that more drug stores have moved into the grocery business, consumers are gaining more convenient access to food.

As a result, drug stores, which have always been synonymous with health and wellness, also have a tremendous opportunity to meet the nutrition needs of time-starved shoppers by stocking their shelves with healthier foods.

Food manufacturers, like Kellogg, see an opportunity for retail pharmacies to help reinvent the way groceries are merchandised to shoppers and help consumers make better decisions when buying food.

November 15, 2010

You’ve heard it before, and it’s true: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.

November 15, 2010

A natural pet food brand has been named the official dog food of an upcoming...

November 15, 2010

Should retail pharmacists tell their patients to eat a good breakfast?

A mountain of data showing the health benefits of a good breakfast — one that includes high-fiber foods like cereals and grains — point to an unequivocal answer: absolutely. Studies have proven that eating breakfast is closely linked to healthy body weights, improved mental alertness and physical performance. Plus, people who skip breakfast don’t make up for the missed nutrients later in the day.

November 15, 2010

Families count on cereal for convenient, affordable nutrition. Quickly prepared or eaten on the go, cereal is a convenient breakfast option for today’s busy families that also provides important nutrients. Studies have proven that eating breakfast is closely linked to healthy body weights, improved mental alertness and physical performance. Plus, people who skip breakfast don’t make up for the missed nutrients later in the day.

November 15, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday announced the appointment of Susan Borra as SVP communications...

November 14, 2010

Identigene last month officially unveiled its Identigene STD test kit, which tests for chlamydia and...

November 14, 2010

Honeycat Cosmetics is a line of bath and body products designed to appeal to that...

November 14, 2010

I was born the day after Thanksgiving. My mom tells me I wanted out the...

November 14, 2010

The men’s grooming segment continues to be an attractive category for manufacturers, and there is...

November 14, 2010

October was a pleasant surprise for retail and food services, as the advance estimates of...

November 14, 2010

Continued consumer price consciousness and the growing influence of the dollar store channel have made...

November 11, 2010

A Southern California-based supermarket chain is assisting with hunger relief throughout November and December....

November 10, 2010

Fig Food's line of 100% plant-based, organic- and kosher-certified soups are making their way to...

November 10, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute announced Wednesday the creation of the Center of Excellence for Food...

November 8, 2010

One of the world's largest food and beverage businesses is teaming up with a specialty...

November 8, 2010

While many consumers claim to have adjusted their diets to include more healthy food and...

November 8, 2010

Two supermarket chains owned by Kroger announced their fundraising efforts to benefit local food banks....

November 7, 2010

Whole Foods Market on Monday announced that it is supporting one organization's efforts to end...

November 3, 2010

A Supervalu subsidiary is getting into the holiday spirit with a new campaign that gives...

November 2, 2010

A maker of all-natural chips has developed an initiative that gives back to its communities,...