Nestlé Waters North America

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The One-Step Way Shoppers Can Shave 50,000 Calories and >65 Cups of Sugar For the first time, the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans focus not only on what to eat, but also what to drink for better health. Still, many Americans forget how much their beverage choices impact the overall quality of their diet. In… Read more »

Arla Cream Cheese

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The Bagel Breakfast Hack — brought to you by Arla cream cheese spread While 93 percent of Americans believe breakfast is the most important meal of the day, only 44% say they eat breakfast every day. Arla invites retail dietitians to join us in helping consumers hack their favorite bagel breakfast to make it fit their nutrition goals. The bagel,… Read more »

Celebrate Fall with Grapes from California

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Hooray for fall!  As a supermarket dietitian, you have a lot on your plate – so let Grapes from California help, by providing creative TV segment and store demo ideas, delicious recipes and preparation tips, ready-made, cut-and-paste copy for newsletters, blogs and social media, photography and more. Grapes from California are in season from May… Read more »

House Foods

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While more consumers are shifting their diet to incorporate plant based foods, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans highlight Tofu and other soyfoods and beverages in four food groups focusing on healthy eating patterns. Soyfoods aren’t just a prime candidate for a plant based diet; they also play a major role in a nutritious diet… Read more »

All About Organics

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All About Organics   When you see the USDA Certified Organic label on food packages, what does that mean about the product, for you and your shoppers? Organic Valley, a farming cooperative and leading producer of organic dairy and meat products for almost thirty years, talked to supermarket dietitians at Shopping for Health 2016, explaining… Read more »

Snacks for Summer

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Sometimes the simplest treats are simply the best.  That’s definitely the case when it comes to one of the best summer snack foods: Frozen Grapes! Now that summer is officially here, make it a point to remind your shoppers how easy it is to prepare and store these mini-sorbet-like treats that also happen to provide… Read more »

Try Some Tofu

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For shoppers interested in more plant-based eating, tofu and other soyfoods make an excellent protein choice. The health benefits are many: Heath Health – 25 grams of soy protein per day, as part of a diet low in saturated fat and dietary cholesterol, may reduce the risk of heart disease, according to the FDA health… Read more »

SNACK STATS

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Is it time for a morning or afternoon snack? What little nosh would taste good right now, without blowing the day’s allotment for calories? The Almond Board of California asked shoppers what favorite foods come to mind as a healthy snack; apples topped the list, followed by almonds, carrots, yogurt and granola. These same consumers… Read more »

Bottled Water – Better for You and Better for Your Store

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Did you know that 47% of the added sugars in the average person’s diet come from sugar-sweetened sodas and carbonated soft drinks? That’s a lot of added sugar being consumed in beverage form. The estimated daily consumption of added sugars is about 19.5 teaspoons (82 grams); the American Heart Association says the limit should be… Read more »