Speciality coffee importer and roaster Royal Cup has acquired Richgood Gourmet, the maker of cold-brew brand Icebox Coffee.
The acquisition is expected to help Naturally Splendid continue its strategy to gain market share in the healthy food retail markets.
The launch of Amazon Instant Pickup and Aldi’s new partnership with Instacart, both announced this week, propel forward online grocery shopping, which according to industry analysts is quickly gaining momentum despite significant lingering challenges.
The “on-the-go” snacking subcategory is a $1.1 billion area, and while many areas of the store have struggled to find growth, it has posted a compound annual growth rate of more than 10% every year between 2012 and 2016.
It seems that Londoners are turning to air care products to tackle pollution. Indeed, Mintel’s Air Care UK 2017 Report reveals that while those in the capital are the most likely to be concerned about pollution, they are also the most likely to have increased their use of air care products over the past year.
In April 2015, Blue Bell brand voluntarily recalled all of its products on the market made at all of its facilities including ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks because they had the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. This presentation analyzes the recovery of the Blue Bell brand before, during and after the 2015 recall.
One of the keys to Trader Joe’s success has been in making private label cool. While consumers for years have historically turned their noses up at grocery store brands, Trader Joe’s bucked the odds by creating a highly coveted in-house label.
Online wholesale club Boxed.com has launched a fresh-focused delivery service called Boxed Express, allowing customers to receive their groceries in as little as three hours after placing an order.
Ahold Delhaize has posted second-quarter 2017 results showing an improvement in sales and merger synergies, which has led to higher margins.
This 2017 report represents an evolution of previous FMI survey reports. At its core, the information gathered for this report will help to demonstrate how food retailers are contributing to the health of their customers. One goal is to share this information to highlight the positive impact of our industry.