It’s Sweet Georgia Peach Season!

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At the 2014 Shopping for Health conference, we heard about Georgia peaches and got excited about seeing them on store shelves. And now they are here! Here are some tips from the Georgia Peach Council on how to Pick the Perfect peaches from your store shelves: Look for peaches that are creamy gold in color…. Read more »

Cooking with Watermelon!

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What could be better than eating watermelon on a hot summer day? How about a cold watermelon soup, all dressed up so that it’s fancy enough to serve at a special meal! At the Shopping for Health 2014 conference, our grocery store dietitian guests were treated to this delicious soup, created for the National Watermelon… Read more »

Beers From Coast to Coast!

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Take a walk down the beer aisle at your store; you may be surprised to see an array of beer labels coming from every region of the country! In addition to the major brands that you are most likely familiar with, your store may be featuring more and more varieties of craft beers. Craft beers… 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 »

Just Add (California) Strawberries, 365 Days a Year!

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At the recent Shopping for Health conference, we talked strawberries, we ate strawberries, we cooked with strawberries, we loved strawberries! And who doesn’t? Your shoppers sure do – many say strawberries are their favorite fruit! Most likely, your produce aisle is loaded with them. Here are some tips from the California Strawberry Commission to give… 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 »

Shopping for Health Launches New Content Library

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I’m excited to share our new website with you! At Shopping for Health, we know that supermarket dietitians have an insatiable appetite for healthy information. So, our team created an online library that you can access anytime. And we’ve also revamped and expanded our quarterly newsletter. Shopping for Health will continue to bring you seasonal… Read more »