Newsletter | November 30, 2007

11.30.07 -- New Apet Plastic Packaging Supplier Commits Significant Resources To Grocery And Food Packaging Industries

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New Apet Plastic Packaging Supplier Commits Significant Resources To Grocery And Food Packaging Industries
A new global producer in the packaging sector is setting its sights on the grocery and food packaging industries with an investment in APET sheet production capacity of 300,000 tons targeted to support brands and grocers to boost their sales...

At-A-Glance System For Rating Nutritional Quality To Launch In Supermarkets Nationwide
Topco Associates LLC announced recently that it will provide consumers access to a new food scoring system developed by a group of top nutrition scientists from throughout North America...

Government Of Canada Supports Food Retailers With Food Safety And Promotion
The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Minister for the Canadian Wheat Board, recently announced nearly $360,000 in funding for the Canadian Federation of Independent Grocers (CFIG) to train store owners and managers on a new food safety system, and to help small producers and processors promote their products to grocery retailers...

Food Retailers, Wholesalers And Distributors Conclude Retalix Synergy 2007 Global Customer Conference And Trade Show
More than 800 attendees representing 200-plus food retailers, distributors and partners from all five continents attended the recently concluded Retalix Synergy 2007 Global Customer Conference held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas, October 28- 30...

Retalix Expands Transportation Software Solutions For Grocers And Food Distributors
Retalix , a global provider of software solutions for distributors and retailers, has expanded its Supply Chain offerings to fulfill the critical transportation requirements of inbound traffic, yard management and dock scheduling for grocers and distributors...

Success Flows For Socal-Based Premium Bottled Water Company Aquamantra As It Expands In The Southwest Through Albertsons
Aquamantra recently announced an extensive expansion in the distribution of its premium bottled waters I Am Loved , I Am Lucky and I Am Healthy through a newly forged relationship with grocery giant Albertsons...

SystemSure Plus Makes Sure Its Clean
Hygiena, has just released its newest rapid detection equipment system, the SystemSURE Plus ATP hygiene monitoring system. This new sanitation monitoring system is used to gauge performance of cleaning processes and to verify that cleaning has been done...

Softechnics Launches New Release Of Chaintrack.HQ
SofTechnics announced recently the general availability of ChainTrack.HQ Version 4.0.0. This is the most significant release to date; providing a complete browser-based corporate item and price management solution for grocery retailers. ChainTrack.HQ 4.0.0 is compatible with a wide range of Internet browsers and operating systems...

Unified Grocers Approved For Membership In IGA
Unified Grocers announced recently that it has been approved for membership in the IGA Alliance. IGA is the world's largest voluntary supermarket network with aggregate worldwide retail sales of more than $21B per year...

Top Nutrition Scientists Develop Scoring System To Rank Order Foods On Overall Nutritional Quality -- Conference For Scientists, Policy Makers, & Press On Nov. 30 In Wash. D.C.
Top nutrition scientists from throughout North America have developed what is believed to be the world's most sophisticated system to rank order foods on the basis of overall nutritional quality...

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