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Food Facts Round-Up #8

Supermarket News: Frugality Hangover Gives Private Labels Staying Power, Study Finds Though 55% of U.S. consumers claim that their household financial health is good, nearly half of all shoppers are still looking for deals in order to make ends meet, the latest IRI Consumer Connect survey shows. The report revealed that when it comes to…

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Food Facts Round Up #6

Thank You To All Who Attended Our Feeding America Appreciation Dinner Last Night!   Progressive Grocer: Experts Weigh In On Unsaleables Unsaleable goods sometimes result in out-of-stocks, a persistent challenge that continues to be a work in progress for the industry. Progressive Grocer called on a few experts to get their thoughts on the latest strategies to…

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Food Facts Round Up #5

At Star Foods, we frequently find information that is relevant to both our business and yours. The food industry is constantly changing, and we want to keep our customers up-to-date on the latest food safety news. Here are just a few pieces that we’ve been talking about lately: Forbes: Preparing To Grapple With Grocery’s Hard…

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Food Facts Round Up #4

At Star Foods, we frequently find information that is relevant to both our business and yours. The food industry is constantly changing, and we want to keep our customers up-to-date on the latest food safety news. Here are just a few pieces that we’ve been talking about lately: Study finds ‘surprise’ formula to attract Millennials…

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Food Facts Roundup #3

At Star Foods, we frequently find information that is relevant to both our business and yours. The food industry is constantly changing, and we want to keep our customers up-to-date on the latest food safety news. Here are just a few pieces that we’ve been talking about lately: Business Insider: Lidl is Opening 100 Stores In…

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Food Facts Round Up #2

At Star Foods, we frequently find information that is relevant to both our business and yours. The food industry is constantly changing, and we want to keep our customers up-to-date on the latest food safety news. Here are just a few pieces that we’ve been talking about lately: Business Insider: Discount Supermarkets Are Taking Over…

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Food Facts Roundup #1

At Star Foods, we frequently find information that is relevant to both our business and yours. The food industry is constantly changing, and we want to keep our customers up-to-date on the latest food safety news. Here are just a few pieces that we’ve been talking about lately: FDA: Did you know that a store…

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New Guidelines On Date Labeling Could End Consumer Confusion & Food Waste

Last Month, the Food Marketing Institute and Grocery Manufacturers Association announced new guidelines for date labeling that could end a major cause of consumer food waste. “Expiration” and “Sell By” dates are largely arbitrary, but leads to a great deal of consumer food waste. Studies show that over 80 percent of Americans toss food prematurely,…

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