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Presenting the One Yogurt Every Day Dietitian Toolkit brought to you by Dannon.® This toolkit includes a variety of items such as recipes, demonstration tools, and social media content, all focused on yogurt and nutrition. These tools were created to help you educate your customers and introduce them to the benefits of yogurt and the… Read more »

Water and Dietary Guidelines

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Increasing evidence shows that what you drink is as important as what you eat. But with little guidance on what to sip, it’s no wonder that many children and adults choose high-calorie beverage that increase their daily intake of sugar. Some startling statistics: Half of all children and adults drink at least one sweetened beverage… Read more »

All About Arla Cream Cheese

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Are your shoppers familiar with the flavors of Arla Cream Cheese? When you’re talking about the importance of breakfast, this is a product to keep in mind. Arla Cream Cheeses are naturally delicious and made without artificial flavors, colors or preservatives. The five flavors of Arla: Original, Light, Blueberry, Herbs and Spices, and Peppercorn. The… Read more »

Tofu in the Kitchen

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Do your shoppers think that cooking with tofu is a little too exotic? Are they unsure about selecting the right tofu for a recipe, how to store it properly, or what to do with leftovers? Are they nervous about trying a tofu dish on their kids? House Foods is leading the way in a Tofu… Read more »

Snacking and the Power of Protein

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There are snacks that stay with you, satisfying a craving or hunger pang, and there are snacks that leave you hungry, restless and wanting more. The difference may be the amount of protein contained in the snack. Protein stabilizes blood sugar levels and slows digestion, leading to less caloric intake – important to your shoppers… Read more »

Making Sparkling Water Really Sparkle

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One of the  hits of the Shopping for Health 2016 conference was our do-it-yourself (DIY) sparkling water bar, sponsored by Nestle Waters. Lovely to look at and fun to assemble, all of our supermarket RDs quickly realized how much their shoppers would enjoy this fun idea for summer parties and get-togethers. Sparkling water, of course,… Read more »

Back-to-School Breakfast Made Great with Grapes

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Is it really time to be thinking Back to School? Kids and families getting ready for the fall rush are in need of healthy, energy-packed foods to fuel tightly scheduled and hectic mornings. Here’s a recipe for a breakfast-to-go smoothie to start the day with a tasty blend of fruit, yogurt and crunchy cereal. Kids… Read more »

Talking to Shoppers About Whole Grains

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  We talked a lot about whole grains at the Shopping for Health conference this year, including ways to encourage shoppers to up their consumption to the recommended 48 grams, or 3 – 4 servings, each day. SFH sponsor Nabisco gave supermarket RDs lots of ideas for cooking demonstrations and other in-store activities that can… Read more »

Soy and Women’s Health

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Quite often we hear concerns regarding the safety of soy for women’s health, particularly related to breast cancer.  But did you know that eating soyfoods regularly may be protective against breast cancer, especially when begun in childhood or early adolescence? The American Institute for Cancer Research reviewed the latest research for evidence on soy and… Read more »