Author Archives: VSheree

MOM’s Organic Market Launches Sales of Insects

Family owned and operated MOM’s Organic Market has introduced a wide selection of sustainable insect proteins to its Ivy City, DC location. The retailer’s interest in entomophagy was spurred by a trip to Mexico’s La Merced Market. There, MOM’s VP of Produce & … Continue reading

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Ben & Jerry’s® Unveils Three New Products with Everything…but the Cow!

Attention, frozen dessert fans unable – or choosing not to – consume dairy; your long wait is over! Now is the time to raise spoons in celebration of an all-new, Non-Dairy line up from Ben & Jerry’s. At last fans … Continue reading

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Sundance Cocktail Recipe by Ethiopian Chef Marcus Samuelsson & Stella Artois

At the Sundance Film Festival last month, Stella Artois hosted an exclusive event, “From Tap to Table: the Global Water Crisis through the Lens of Culture and Cuisine,” international culinary star and water advocate Marcus Samuelsson, and with Water.org co-founders Matt Damon and Gary White in support … Continue reading

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A First Lady Forges a Local Food Legacy

Originally published in Smart Brief

Former First Lady Michelle Obama emerged as a leader in the local produce movement during the past eight years as part of her efforts to fight childhood obesity, and the mission is likely to remain an … Continue reading

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Grocers Must Engage Multicultural Shoppers at Perimeter According to Niesen

Originally published in Progressive Grocer
Segment represents $2.2B opportunity for retailers
A new comprehensive report from Nielsen provides strategic insights for retailers seeking to leverage new growth opportunities across the perimeter, over the next several decades, by engaging multicultural consumers, the fastest-growing … Continue reading

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Sargento Expands Recall of Select Cheeses, Terminates Relationship with Supplier

Sargento Foods Inc. of Plymouth, Wis. is voluntarily expanding the recall of cheese supplied by Deutsch Kase Haus, LLC due to potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes that originated from the supplier’s facility. There have been no confirmed illnesses.
Out of concern for the health and well-being … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires Tourism Authority Launches Free Gastro-Tours

Buenos Aires is this year’s Ibero-American Capital of Gastronomic Culture. As a result, the Tourism Authority (ENTUR) is organizing free monthly visits to discover the secrets and highlights of Buenos Aires’ unique an ever-evolving culinary art scene.
The city of Buenos Aires is enjoying a special … Continue reading

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BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. to Honor Unsung Heroes on Random Acts of Kindness Day with Lunch

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc.  announced that team members from its 188 BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse® locations nationwide will deliver a special “thank you” lunch to first responders on National Random Acts of Kindness Day this Friday.
On Feb. 17, BJ’s team members will … Continue reading

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