Plant Based World Conference & Expo Announces Keynote Speakers for 2019

New York, NY—The Plant Based World Conference & Expo announced the keynote speakers for 2019: Ann Beaty, the director of Kroger Merchandising Consulting at...

Study Raises New Concerns with Conventional Milk; Upsides of Organic

Atlanta, GA--Antibiotics, pesticides, growth hormones...researchers at Emory University, working in collaboration with The Organic Center, collected and tested milk from stores across the United...

Study: Organic Produce Equals Less Pesticide Exposure

Seattle, WA—Consumers of organic produce are exposed to less organophosphate pesticide (OP) than those who eat conventional produce, according to a new study out...

Sprouts Opening Two Locations

Phoenix, AZ—Sprouts Farmers Market is opening two new stores in Washington, in Seattle and Silverdale. The Silverdale Sprouts on Pacific Crest Place Northwest will...

PCC Community Markets to Remove Self-Checkout Kiosks

Seattle, WA—PCC Community Markets has made the decision to remove all self-checkout kiosks from their stores, according to KIRO 7. Heather Snavely, VP of marketing...

Grocery Briefs: July 2015

The USDA recently announced that it has made $11.9 million in organic certification assistance available across several state departments of agriculture with the aim...

Nielsen: Retail Pricing Analytics Brings Stability to Unstable Pricing Landscape

New York, NY–Nielsen Global Connect announced the rollout of its Retail Pricing Analytics application tools. This application can help bring stability to an unstable...
Grocery Briefs

Grocery Briefs: February 2016

Litehouse Foods, Sandpoint, ID, earned the Safe Quality Food (SQF) level-3 certification for its Simply Artisan Reserve manufacturing plant. SQF level 3 is the...

CBD Absorption Depends on What Food You Eat

Minneapolis and Saint Paul, MN—High-fat foods can increase the body’s absorption of CBD, according to a new study published in Epilepsia. Researchers at University of...

CGA: Top 10 Tips for Safe Shopping

Sacramento, CA—The California Grocers Association (CGA) has released its list of Top 10 Tips for Safe Shopping to help guide best practices for consumers....