Kroger, Walgreens Pilot Expansion is an Important Leading Indicator of the Future

August 22, 2019 Chris Walton, Forbes

What if the grocery store of the future isn’t a store at all?

Tip Top Poultry, Inc. Recalls Fully Cooked Poultry Products due to Possible Listeria Contamination

August 21, 2019 USDA FSIS

Tip Top Poultry, Inc., a Rockmart, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 135,810 pounds of fully cooked poultry products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced.

Lancaster Colony Corporation Names Kristin Bird Foodservice Division President

Lancaster Colony Corporation is pleased to announce the addition of Kristin Bird to its senior leadership team as President of T. Marzetti Company’s Foodservice Division.

Tradition and Urgency Motivate Consumers of Restaurant Seasonal Limited Time Offers

August 21, 2019 The NPD Group

Whether it’s the return of Pumpkin Spice Lattes in the fall or the green shakes that herald the coming of spring, consumers buy into these annual traditions and the sense that these offerings – like colorful fall leaves or spring flowers – are here for only a short time.

Introducing the Winners of James Beard Foundation’s Fifth Annual Blended Burger Project

August 21, 2019 James Beard Foundation

With nearly 500 restaurants in all 50 states and 402,000 consumer votes, the James Beard Foundation announces the winners of the 5th Annual Blended Burger Project™ – a summer-long campaign which challenges restaurants and foodservice professionals to menu a more delicious, nutritious and sustainable burger blending meat* and mushrooms.