Blueberry Council Selects Sterling-Rice Group to Lead Foodservice

The U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council (USHBC) has contracted with the Sterling-Rice Group (SRG) to lead its integrated foodservice marketing and promotional activities for the council and the blueberry industry.

Kroger Launches Dark Kitchen Partnership with ClusterTruck in Columbus, Denver and Indianapolis

December 3, 2019 Kroger

The Kroger Co. and ClusterTruck, a software platform that powers profitable, vertically integrated delivery-only kitchens, today launched a partnership that will change the way Americans access freshly prepared meals.

KeHE’s New DIVERSEtrade Initiative Celebrates Diversity & Inclusion in the Natural Industry

December 3, 2019 KeHE

The issue of diversity and inclusion is important to KeHE and is being evaluated holistically – including its supplier partners. The purpose of the new KeHE DIVERSEtrade™ program is to source woman, minority-owned, LGBT certified and veteran-owned suppliers by helping them navigate distribution by removing barriers and increasing opportunities for success.

NGA Show to Hold Volunteer Event in Partnership with MATTERbox Program

December 3, 2019 National Grocers Association

The NGA Show today announced a volunteer effort, sponsored by Cub Foods and in partnership with MATTER that will provide healthy snacks and nutrition education to those in need in the local San Diego area.

Eco-Products Unveils Compostable Utensils for Cutlerease Single-Unit Dispenser

December 2, 2019 Eco-Products

Eco-Products®, a Novolex™ brand, announced today the introduction of a line of compostable utensils for use in Cutlerease, a new dispenser that offers customers one fork, knife or spoon at a time.