Tag Archives: merchandising

Enjoy Life Foods new packaging grabs attention

By | September 14, 2017

Enjoy Life Foods new packaging was revealed today at Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore. The allergy-friendly food maker also announced its new look on its website, through various social media channels — including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter — and by direct emails to its newsletter recipients. Enjoy Life Foods new packaging The new packaging… Read More »

Walmart, Kroger introduce own brand of gluten-free bread

By | May 18, 2017

Funny, all those years Oprah spent in the spotlight and nowadays she’s perhaps best known for reciting those three little words, “I love bread.” Unfortunately people with Celiac Disease disagree with you, Oprah – because we CAN’T eat bread. At least not the soft, fluffy and flavorful kind that some of us remember from days long… Read More »

10 Ways to Tap Gluten-Free Opportunities

By | October 26, 2016

The gluten-free retail opportunity is real. The market is poised to explode. Watch as the number of small-batch artisans escalates to meet rising consumer demand. Their nimbleness, innovation and outside-the-box thinking will breed success. It’s also likely to draw the attention of big CPG manufacturers looking to ride the “free from” wave. And expect more… Read More »

Raisin Rack an Independent Slice of Gluten-Free Paradise

By | September 30, 2016

I’ve been following a strict gluten-free diet since diagnosed with Celiac Disease 15 years ago, long before a gluten-free diet became in vogue. At first I relied on Whole Foods for my gluten-free food needs as I learned my new lifestyle and became more accustomed to what I could/couldn’t eat. More recently, though, I’ve been… Read More »

Photo Gallery: Market District Express

By | August 18, 2016

Market District Express Grand Opening in Bexley, Ohio — Aug 18, 2016. Giant Eagle celebrated the grand opening of its second Market District Express store on Aug. 18. The new unit is located in the community of Bexley, just outside of Columbus, Ohio. Compared to its namesake Market District stores, which typically run 100,000 sq.ft. in… Read More »

Market District: Gluten-Free Treasure Trove

By | July 28, 2016

I don’t shop Market District too often. It’s a bit of a drive. It’s pricey. And other neighborhood stores fit the bill for my everyday grocery – and gluten free – needs. But I was on a mission last week: cotton candy. Yes, that’s right. My daughter’s birthday wish list always includes cotton candy. And… Read More »

5 Signs CVS Is Getting Healthier

By | June 21, 2016

Leading drugstore retailer CVS, on Tuesday, announced it is expanding its healthy foods initiative to more than 2,900 stores nationwide. Over the course of the next year, the retailer will convert 100 stores a week to include a curated selection of national and better-for-you brands. The objective: Make healthy eating on-the-go more convenient, accessible and affordable. [View CVS… Read More »

Target’s Grocery Reset: More Better-for-You Brands

By | May 20, 2016

On Wednesday, general merchandise retailer Target reported results for the first quarter of 2016. During its conference call, the retailer noted that Q1 food comps were dragged down by a decline in center store grocery. The drop was due in large part to what Target describes as a “meaningful disruption” related to a major center… Read More »