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How Grocers Are Going Green(house)

Touting locality, safety assurance and quality consistency, greenhouse-grown fruits and veggies are exploding in growth, appealing to urban retailers and consumers alike.

Fresh Food

Church Bros. Acquires Growers Express

The transaction includes a licensing agreement for the Green Giant Fresh brand.

The greenhouse-grown produce brand is now available at Dierbergs, Food Lion, Jungle Jim’s, Misfits Market and Tops Friendly Markets.

Retailers and suppliers are launching wellness programs and promotions to help guide shoppers on their nutrition journeys.

The retailer will highlight new products and recipes for its upcoming annual Citrus Fest event.

The Lempert Report: The indoor hydroponic farm, Iron Ox, is run by robots.

Frieda’s Specialty Produce forecasts fruits and veggies taking over from center plate to dessert.

The new packaging would designate which products are safe to consume based on where they were grown.

The category is taking a second hit this year as the CDC warns consumers to avoid and dispose of all related products.

The annual program recognizes 25 honorees for their innovation in merchandising, produce-related community outreach and increased store sales.

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