Cultural Sensitivity Shaming Strikes Trader Joe’s

A high-school senior has claimed that Trader Joe’s was an exemplar of cultural exploitation because it markets many ethnic products under trade names such as Trader José for Mexican foods or Trader Ming’s for Chinese food.

Online Petition Calls on Trader Joe’s to Change its ‘Racist Packaging’

More than 1,700 people have signed a petition urging Trader Joe’s to change the labeling of some of its international food products, calling the grocery chain’s branding “racist.”

Trader Joe’s Unveils New Mango and Vanilla Bean Creamy Almond Vegan Yogurts

Trader Joe’s Creamy Almond Cultured Yogurt Alternative comes in two flavors, vanilla bean and mango, the former crafted with flecks of natural vanilla beans, and the latter offering chunks of the tropical stone fruit.

H-E-B Dethrones Trader Joe’s as Top U.S. Grocery Retailer in the 2020 dunnhumby Retailer Preference Index

January 8, 2020 dunnhumby

For the first time, H-E-B was rated the top U.S. grocery retailer bumping Trader Joe’s from the top spot which the discounter has held the last two years. The regional grocery retailer from Texas also jumped ahead of Amazon and Costco.

Trader Joe’s Recall: Potential Listeria in Certain Fresh Products

December 4, 2019 Trader Joe's

In relation to the Fuji Foods Recall, we have been alerted by our supplier that the following refrigerated products – sold only in our AL, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT & WI stores – may have the potential to be contaminated.