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THE RETURN OF PRICE SENSITIVITY

Consumers are tightening their belts once again. But steep volume declines can be prevented — if retailers are proactive. The pandemic had a strange effect

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ARE COOLER SCREENS COOL?

Well, yes and no. Some say they’re annoying. Others say they sell more product and strengthen brands. Are Cooler Screens a boon for manufacturers and

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POLAR KING EARNS ISO CERTIFICATIONS

Fort Wayne, Ind.-based Polar King International has achieved ISO certifications 14001: 2015 and 9001: 2015 for environmental management and quality management, respectively. The former, considered

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LINEAGE ACQUIRES MTC LOGISTICS

Lineage Logistics, Novi, Mich., has acquired leading cold chain provider MTC Logistics, including four cold storage facilities strategically located on or near the ports of

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The Databank: April 2022

FASTEST FROZEN Sales of frozen products in supermarkets, drugstores, mass merchants, military commissaries and select club and dollar stores combined topped $16.92 billion during the

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Ultra-Filtered Milk and Half & Half

Chobani (chobani.com), New Berlin, N.Y., strengthens its presence in the refrigerated aisle with two new dairy platforms: ultrafiltered milk and half & half. Made using

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Refrigerated Snack Bars

Carol Stream, Ill.-based Field + Farmer (fieldandfarmer.co), a Fresh Factory company, rolls out a line of clean label, produce-forward refrigerated snack bars. The low-sugar, plant-based

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Premium Thin Crust Pizza

Milwaukee-based Urban Pie Pizza Co. (eatuppizza.com), part of the Palermo Villa family, adds three new flavors to its premium Artisan Thin Crust collection: Roasted Vegetables

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Plant-Based Bacon

Planterra Foods, Lafayette, Colo., introduces plant-based bacon that offers the same sizzle, taste and smell as pork bacon but with 50% less saturated fat and

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