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The Robot You Probably Want

I love robots and the idea that we will have one or more to help out in our kitchens isn’t that far away.

Many of us grew up watching Rosie, George and Judy Jetson’s robot maid prepare their family dinners and do the clean up afterward. 

TechCruch reported…

May 24, 2017 Watch Video


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Five Exotic Superfoods: Uses

Exotic superfoods can seem intimidating - buying them and knowing what to do with them when you get home - here are SupermarketGuru's tips

Exotic superfoods may seem like an intimidating addition to your pantry and daily culinary routine - but it's fairly simple and involves some patience and experimenting. Don't be intimidated as these foods can bring you unique flavors and health benefits. Find out how to use various superfoods here. 
 
Acai:…

May 23, 2017 Read More


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Menu Design Hasn’t Changed

Words still matter and descriptive labels still work

I first learned the 'ins and outs' of what is important on a restaurant’s menu when I was asked to design one for the long gone Jonathan’s restaurant on route 17 in Hasbrouck Heights New Jersey. And it's something that supermarkets should be studying for their grocerants. 

First thing to remember…

May 23, 2017 Watch Video


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Beer and BBQ This Memorial Day

With Memorial Day just days away and the kickoff to grilling season, barbecues of all sizes and shapes will be firing up to partake in some fine grilling and, of course, some malt beverages to go with them.

With Memorial Day just days away and the kickoff to grilling season, barbecues of all sizes and shapes will be firing up to partake in some fine grilling and, of course, some malt beverages to go with them. However, pairing the right beer with the right food can make all the difference…

May 23, 2017 Read More


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The Food Desert Controversy Continues

A new RAND Corporation study challenges notions that building supermarkets in “food deserts” can help the nation eat better.

Studying people who live in areas considered to be food deserts, researchers found that more frequent shopping at convenience and neighborhood stores and being younger, male, without a college degree and receiving government…

May 22, 2017 Watch Video


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Will Food Delivery Remain Worth the Cost for Consumers?

With so many food delivery options, which ones will consumers stick with long term?

Last week, Forbes reported that GrubHub, the Chicago-based food delivery company’s number of active customers rose 26% to 8.75 million. While we’ve seen food delivery expand into everything from baby food to smoothies lately, some apps like GrubHub thrive more than others, perhaps regardless…

May 21, 2017 Read More


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Video Content Essential for Shopper Engagement

Video is a preferred method of education and engagement with brands.

Recognizing the importance of video in communicating issues of health and wellness, RDBA is launching a new section of our website: Education Videos. Our first posted videos are from our sponsors, the Florida Department of Citrus and Monsanto. Check them out here 

May 21, 2017 Read More


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