Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Undeclared almonds prompt recall of gluten-free cereal in Australia

4/17/2014

  • FOOD Magazine (Australia)

The Coles brand Simply GlutenFree Nut Free Cereal was pulled by the company from all of its Coles and BI-LO stores across Australia because it includes almonds not indicated on the label. The supermar… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Group launches Open Source Seed Initiative

4/17/2014

  • National Public Radio

A group of scientists and food activists will hand out 29 new seed varieties under an open-source pledge similar to agreements in the software world, where inventors share freely and agree not to turn… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

The difference between male and female consumers

4/14/2014

  • Atlantic online, The

After a dissatisfying experience with a product or service, men will share their displeasure with anyone, whereas women tend to seek out people with whom they have strong social bonds, according to re… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Baltimore liquor board appoints its first female leader

4/17/2014

  • Baltimore Sun, The

Michelle Bailey-Hedgepeth has been tapped as the new executive secretary for the troubled Baltimore liquor board, effective June 1. Bailey-Hedgepeth is the first female head of the agency since its in… Read More

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