Candy: What Does “Moderate” Consumption Really Mean?

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If you were to take a poll asking your shoppers about their favorite aisle in your store, what do you think they’d say? How about the candy aisle? If nothing else, it’s full of variety and fun to shop.   There’s no doubt that most people love candy, kids and adults alike. The  challenge for… Read more »

Strawberries: America’s Favorite Fruit!

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We ate lots of strawberries at Shopping for Health 2014, courtesy of the California Strawberry Commission. And along with these tasty dishes, we all learned some new health and nutrition facts about America’s favorite fruit. Consider: There are 110 published studies on strawberries relevant to human health since 2006. They extol the virtues of strawberries… Read more »

The Importance of Protein Consumption in the Morning

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The American Egg Board was at Shopping for Health 2014, talking to our supermarket RDs about protein — and specifically, protein at breakfast. The typical American diet consists of a skewed protein distribution: About 10 grams of daily protein intake at breakfast, followed by 20 grams at lunch and then 60 grams at dinner. That’s… Read more »

Shopping for Health 2014 Welcomes Retail RDs to Charleston!

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The fourth annual Shopping for Health conference for retail dietitians and consumer affairs advisors just wrapped up in fabulous Charleston, SC – and what a terrific meeting it was! Representatives from major grocery chains around the country spent several days in this historic and culinary-forward city, learning about consumer shopping trends, new ways to use… Read more »

Supermarket Dietitians – Join us in Charleston, South Carolina for Shopping for Health 2014!

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The fourth annual Shopping for Health conference for supermarket RDs will take place April 6 – 9 in one of America’s most fantastic food cities, Charleston, South Carolina! We know that your shoppers want recipes and tips for getting tasty meals on the table, quickly. So what better backdrop than Charleston, recently named Conde Nast… Read more »