Dairy

Retailers

Kroger Extends Plant-Based Private Labels, Including Chicken Alternative

More than 50 new items are joining the retailer's Simple Truth Plant-Based and Emerge brands, including wheat-based chicken alternatives in the meat case.

Products

Easy, Convenient Snacks Spell Success for Consumers Returning to Work and School

Ready or not, the coming months mean a return to business-as-usual for many adults and children returning to work and school in person.

As more shoppers continue to prepare more meals at home, sales of dairy, deli and bakery settle into a new pattern.

The iconic marketing campaign has been brought back to life in ways that fit the new tech-savvy generations.

Dairy, deli and bakery sales remain higher due to pandemic shopping, but growth is slowing.

The Boise, Idaho-based retailer is introducing 13 new Own Brands in the frozen aisle, while the ultra-filtered milk brand enters the category with seven lactose-free flavors.

In a little more than two months, the retailer has donated 5 million pounds of produce and 350,000 gallons of milk to support food insecure consumers.

New Dairy Opco bought a majority stake in the dairy for $340 million; CEO Tony Sarsam will step down in July.

Father’s Day led to a spike in sales for dairy, bakery and deli as pandemic shopping patterns continue.

Pandemic shopping is still boosting demand for dairy, but consumers shy away from service bakery and deli products.

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