Retail Foodservice

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Retail Foodservice

Bashas’ Fans Dream Up Carnival-Inspired Doughnuts

The winning flavors of the grocer’s seventh-annual Donut Flavor Craze contest will be available to purchase throughout June at Arizona stores.

Retail Foodservice

Greek Chef Maria Loi Talks Back-to-the-Basics Healthy Eating

At the National Restaurant Association Show, Loi, whose eponymous line of Greece-inspired foods is available at Whole Foods Markets, touted a simplified approach to healthful eating.

Program recognizes innovations that meaningfully improve foodservice operations. Recipients will be on display at the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show, taking place May 21-24 at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Order-ahead options provide a convenient and "pain-free" alternative, the retailer says, to standing in line at the deli counter (and shouting over a glass case).

Giovanna Dimperio, senior director of digital marketing at San Antonio-based H-E-B, talks about how the grocer's "A Very Texas Holiday" live shoppable event came about.

The grocerant can provide peak convenience for weeknight meals by offering dinners for busy consumers to pick up on the way home or while they shop for groceries.

In addition to cold-weather flavors and formats making their comeback, the approaching holiday season affords an opportunity to feature traditional dishes for both shoppers hosting a gathering as well as those simply craving a seasonal spin on their weeknight meal.

Two executives share their top tips for retail foodservice operators looking to prepare for and expand their digital prepared foods sales during the busiest times of year.

Eight in 10 consumers are interested in these one-to-one experiences, an Advantage Customer Experience survey finds, with the opportunity to try before they buy remaining a powerful influencer on the decision to make a purchase.

A newly announced partnership with Kitchen United will bring up to six restaurant brands into select stores, beginning with a Los Angeles Ralphs location later this year.

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