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Happy Customers, Bigger Baskets

Who isn't drawn in with smells of fresh-baked breads, rotisserie chickens, and the aromas of fresh produce?!

We all know restaurants dim lights and play music to set the mood, and more and more retailers are doing it too. Supermarkets are learning how music, lighting, scent and other store-design elements correlate to shopper moods and purchase behavior, as well as to bigger baskets, longer trips and likelier…

September 19, 2014 Watch Video


Can Produce Keep The Flu Away?

School is back in full swing and temperatures are getting cooler - unfortunately, that means cold and flu season is just around the corner.

School is back in full swing and temperatures are getting cooler - unfortunately, that means cold and flu season is just around the corner.

Vitamin C is believed to do wonders to boost the immune system and keep colds and flus at bay. Building a strong immune system is…

September 19, 2014 Read More

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Food Recovery Network

The Food Recovery Network is a network of college chapters whose mission is simple: to direct surplus food from college campuses to hungry Americans.

According to the Environmental Protection Agency, more food reaches landfills and incinerators than any other single material in municipal solid waste. Data collected from 2012 showed that more than 36 million tons of food waste was generated, with only five percent diverted from landfills and incinerators…

September 18, 2014 Watch Video


Steal This Recipe® Marinated Grilled Halibut

From Michael Cigliano of 10th Street Café, Santa Monica, CA

This simple and delicious recipe is from the 10th Street Café in Santa Monica, California. Owned by Michael Cigliano, proprietor of Santa Monica Seafood, which has become an institution for seafood lovers throughout the city, the café adjoins the seafood market. This casual café is a favorite for…

September 18, 2014 Read More

Product Reviews

New Product Hits & Misses for September 17th, 2014

Two products scored HIT OF THE WEEK this week!

  • Rader Farms Fruit Plus Mixed Berries
  • Applegate Half Time Turkey Breast & American Cheese
  • Savory Choice Pho Liquid Beef Broth
  • Dole Strawberry Dippers
  • Phin & Phebes Ice Cream Banana Whama


September 17, 2014 Watch Video


Ditch Your Cravings With These 5 Simple Steps

Do you have a hard time kicking your cravings? Read on for SupermarketGuru’s top tips for cutting to the core of the cravings and banishing them altogether!

Do you have strong cravings for the foods you’re trying to avoid? The truth is that the cravings could be related to your daily habits or lifestyle choices, making healthy decisions harder. But that doesn't mean you can't do anything about it. SupermarketGuru shares with you tips from around…

September 17, 2014 Read More


“A Lifetime of Food”

Taco Bell offers a chance to win a lifetime of food.

Not sure if you’ve followed the latest promotional effort from Taco Bell that is offering 11 people the opportunity to win “a lifetime of food?”

Certainly the chance of winning is low…the company…

September 17, 2014 Read More

Chefs Move to Schools Ready Set Eat Supermarket Chef Showdown
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