The concept will feature in-store culinary events and classes, catering services, a restaurant-style food court and other gourmet offerings. A second location is planned for Meridian in late 2018.
Walmart is asking its vendors to supply more shelf-stable grocery items and general merchandise priced at $10 or more, in a push to turn a profit from online sales, sources said. The retailer is continually seeking new products to create value for customers, but the products also have to make economic sense in the e-commerce channel, a Walmart spokeswoman said.
CPG firms looking to cater to coupon-clipping consumers need to strike the right balance of print and digital media.
Demand for convenience store breakfast sandwiches is up not just in the morning but throughout the day, making the category a great launching pad for more robust sales throughout the sandwich category.
Hot tea continues to be the biggest tea subcategory globally: while RTD is following in the footsteps of RTD coffee and has started to build its base in the global tea market.
Buoyed by strong consumer demand, sales of organic fresh produce items reached nearly $5 billion in 2017, an 8 percent increase from the previous year according to data released by the Organic Produce Network (OPN) and Nielsen.
Millennials as a generation are a force to be reckoned with. Looking for nutrition, taste and sustainability, they put their money where their mouths are with bakery and snack purchases.
Atalanta Corp. acquired ANCO Fine Cheese from Schratter Foods. The acquisition is expected to solidify Atalanta’s position as a leader in the specialty cheese and deli categories.
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. has entered an agreement to acquire Mann Packing Co., Inc. for approximately $361 million to boost company’s presence in vegetable category.
Newly Weds Foods acquired Mullins Food Products, a sauce, condiments and dressings supplier. Mullins Food Products will operate as a subsidiary of Newly Weds Foods and continue production at its Broadview, IL, plant.