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Brave Good Kind Debuts Chicken Snack Bars

The company touts its Tender Chicken Bars as a protein-rich, eco-friendly alternative to beef-based snacks.

Industry Partners

NGA Reveals Creative Choice Awards Winners

Contest honors and recognizes the best marketing and merchandising programs in the independent grocery industry. Winners to be recognized at NGA Show in September.

Calgary-based High Tide, which operates 85 recreational cannabis retail stores in Canada, expands its U.S. presence with the acquisition of FABCBD

The retailer said bigger baskets, reduced shrink and markdowns helped comps rise by 2.6% despite lapping early weeks of lockdown.

Expansion provides brands with one easy-to-use platform for sponsored product and display retail media campaigns—online and in-app—and enhances the shopping experience for customers with personalized ad messaging.

A soft filtration process removes sugars, including lactose, from the product, which Maple Hill touts as offering consumers who have steered away from milk because of its carbohydrate count the chance to enjoy milk again.

Halo Top goes for fudge pops and launches two new flavors of its signature light ice cream pints.

Stellex Capital Management, Country Fresh's founder and previous management have purchased the Country Fresh and Sun Rich USA brands from the Fresh Food Group.

President Joe Biden signed into law the FASTER Act, which requires that sesame be labeled as an allergen on packaged foods by Jan. 1, 2023.

FMI–The Food Industry and the National Grocers Association advocate for key policy issues, including maintaining a tax code that is fair and provides certainty, as well as reforms to the U.S. card payments system.

From environmentally friendly packaging to food waste initiatives and restoration efforts, here are some examples of how the food industry is working together to provide a more sustainable future. 

Another workplace shooting shakes the industry as employees are shot at a busy store in West Hempstead, N.Y.

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