August 27, 2018

Target introduces easy meal offerings from Archer Farms

On Aug. 27, Target announced it will offer more than 100 exclusive easy meal offerings from Archer Farms that include ready-to-heat grilled fajita chicken strips, shredded  rotisserie chicken and Mexican […]

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August 27, 2018

Mucci Farms strengthens southern US network with new distribution facility

On Aug. 23 Mucci Farms announced the opening of its distribution facility in San Antonio, Texas that is strategically located to optimize services in the south. The company plans to […]

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August 24, 2018

General Mills drops ‘100% natural’ from Nature’s Valley granola bars

After settling a lawsuit from a 2016 complaint about General Mills’ granola bars containing trace amounts of the weed-killing chemical glyphosate (RoundUp), on Aug. 23, the company said it had […]

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August 23, 2018

Kroger to Phase Out Single-Use Plastic Bags by 2025

On Aug. 23, The Kroger Co. announced it will phase out single-use plastic bags and transition to reusable bags across its family of stores by 2025 under its Zero Hunger […]

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August 23, 2018

Jim Mortensen to succeed Ste. Michelle President and CEO Ted Baseler

On Aug. 22, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates announced that its President and CEO Ted Baseler was ending his career with the company on Oct. 1, 2018. The announcement caps a […]

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August 20, 2018

PepsiCo to acquire SodaStream  

On Monday Aug. 20, outgoing PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi announced that the company will buy Israel-based SodaStream International Ltd. for $3.2 billion. SodaStream allows consumers to make their own flavored […]

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August 20, 2018

Tyson Foods to buy Keystone Foods

On Aug. 20, Tyson Foods announced it had reached a definitive agreement to buy Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods for $2.16 billion in cash. Keystone Foods is one […]

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August 16, 2018

Kroger, Nuro launch automated curbside delivery  

On Aug. 16, The Kroger Co. announced it would start testing automated grocery deliveryusing Nuro’s new self-driving delivery vehicles to its customers’ curbsides beginning today. Kroger and Nuro announced their […]

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August 15, 2018

Meijer to launch Bridge Street Market on Aug. 29

A year after Meijer announced the launch of its new, small-format neighborhood grocery stores, Bridge Street Market will open on Aug. 29 at the corner of Bridge St. and Seward […]

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August 13, 2018

Mike Georgoff is H-E-B Digital’s new Chief Product Officer  

On Aug. 8, H-E-B announced the appointment of Mike Georgoff as Chief Product Officer, H-E-B Digital. Georgoff, who has spent more than a decade of working with high-growth consumer technology […]

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