Grocery store

Rachael Ray™ Home Chef Meal Kits Hit Kroger Shelves

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

CINCINNATI, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's largest grocery retailer, today shared that Home Chef, a subsidiary of The Kroger Co. and the leading meal solutions brand with both a retail and online presence, has collaborated with television host, best-selling author and philanthropist Rachael Ray to bring a new line of meal kits to stores across the Kroger Family of Companies. 

Key Points: 
  • We know customers have busy schedules and we're excited to offer special meal kits that even the most inexperienced home cook can prepare, offered in collaboration with Rachael Ray."
  • The first Rachael Ray Home Chef meal kit, in stores now, guides customers through an easy-to-follow recipe created by Ray herself for a delicious Steakhouse Burger with Dijon mushrooms and onions.
  • New meal kits featuring Rachael Ray recipes will be available each month in more than 1,300 stores across the Kroger Family of Companies through mid-March.
  • The Chicago-based meal kit company was ranked #1 in Customer Service among Meal Kits by Newsweek.

Fresh Thyme Market, in Partnership with Fresh Thyme Customers, Donates Over $350,000 to Feeding America

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh Thyme Market, a local, community-focused Midwest grocer is joining forces with customers in an effort to fight against hunger and raise awareness  of people experiencing food insecurity. As a brand dedicated to enriching the lives of the communities they serve, Fresh Thyme is thrilled to announce a donation of over $350,000 to Feeding America. The donation will be shared across the Fresh Thyme Market footprint, with donations made to local food banks throughout the Midwest. This includes the St. Louis Food Bank, Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin, Second Harvest Heartland, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Forgotten Harvest, Mid-Ohio Food Bank and several more throughout the Midwest.

Key Points: 
  • As a brand dedicated to enriching the lives of the communities they serve, Fresh Thyme is thrilled to announce a donation of over $350,000 to Feeding America .
  • The donation will be shared across the Fresh Thyme Market footprint, with donations made to local food banks throughout the Midwest.
  • Along with Round Up at the Register, Fresh Thyme Market customers were given the opportunity to participate in a Grab and Give initiative.
  • Fresh Thyme Market is a longtime partner of Feeding America and their affiliated food relief members.

Mom 2.0 Summit Connects Leading Brands with Parent Creators and Media In Scottsdale, AZ from May 7-9, 2023

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

NEW YORK, Oct. 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Mom 2.0 Summit, the largest parenting influencer conference and networking event for brand marketers, mom influencers and media announced that its annual event will take place from May 7-9, 2023 at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn & Spa in Scottsdale, AZ.

Key Points: 
  • From October 5-20, 2022, for two weeks only, Mom 2.0 Summit is making a limited number of tickets available for $499.
  • "Mom 2.0 Summit is known for connecting the most professional mom influencers with brands who are leaders in the industry," said John Pacini, Mom Media CEO.
  • Mom Media transformed during the pandemic from an exclusive events company into one of the fastest-growing marketing firms in the USA to connect brands with leading mom creators.
  • For more information on the Mom 2.0 Summit conference, tickets, attendees or sponsorship opportunities, visit Mom2.com .

Hormel® Black Label® Bacon Revives the Beloved Little Sizzlers® Original Pork Sausages for a Limited Time Only

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

The brand team heard the pleas of sausage lovers far and wide and for a limited time, while supplies last, is bringing back its fan favorite Little Sizzlers original pork sausages at select retail locations for all October!

Key Points: 
  • The brand team heard the pleas of sausage lovers far and wide and for a limited time, while supplies last, is bringing back its fan favorite Little Sizzlers original pork sausages at select retail locations for all October!
  • We know that consumers have loved our Little Sizzlers sausages for years, and we're so excited to be able to bring them back for a limited time," said Samantha Hovland, senior brand manager of Hormel Black Labelbacon.
  • Beloved since 1968, these Little Sizzlers pork sausages are going to make quite the sizzle in your local freezer aisle come October.
  • For more information about HormelBlack Label bacon products, including recipes, nutritional information and where to buy, visit https://www.hormel.com/Brands/BlackLabelBacon.aspx .

Simply Good Foods to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results on Friday, October 21, 2022

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

DENVER, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Simply Good Foods Company (NASDAQ: SMPL) (Simply Good Foods or the Company), a developer, marketer and seller of branded nutritional foods and snacking products, today announced it will report financial results for the 13 week fiscal fourth quarter ended August 27, 2022 and full fiscal year 2022, on Friday, October 21, 2022, before market open.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Oct. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Simply Good Foods Company (NASDAQ: SMPL) (Simply Good Foods or the Company), a developer, marketer and seller of branded nutritional foods and snacking products, today announced it will report financial results for the 13 week fiscal fourth quarter ended August 27, 2022 and full fiscal year 2022, on Friday, October 21, 2022, before market open.
  • The Company will host a conference call to discuss these results with additional comments and details provided at that time.
  • Participating on the call will be Joseph E. Scalzo, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Todd Cunfer, Chief Financial Officer.
  • The conference call is scheduled to begin at 6:30 a.m. Mountain time (8:30 a.m. Eastern time) on Friday, October 21, 2022.

Gatik and Loblaw Make History with First Fully Driverless Deployment in Canada

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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221005005279/en/
    Gatik today announced the launch of its fully driverless commercial operations with Canadas leading food and pharmacy retailer, Loblaw Companies Limited.
  • Since January 2020, Loblaw and Gatik have transported more than 150,000 autonomous deliveries (with a safety driver on board), with a 100 percent safety record.
  • Gatiks fully driverless deployment today represents the first time that an autonomous trucking company has removed the safety driver from a daily delivery route in Canada, unlocking the true advantages of autonomous delivery for Loblaws customers.
  • By constraining the operating environment in this way, Gatik has been able to safely achieve fully driverless operations in multiple markets.

Miami-Dade Homeless Trust Chairman Ron Book Remarks on HOMES Plan Conference

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Ron Book , chairman of the Miami Dade County Homeless Trust, was at the event.

Key Points: 
  • Ron Book , chairman of the Miami Dade County Homeless Trust, was at the event.
  • Ron Book is the Chairman of the Miami-based Homeless Trust.
  • The Homeless Trust serves as the lead agency for Miami-Dade County's Continuum of Care plan to end homelessness.
  • Various stakeholders attended the recent HOMES Plan conference alongside Ron Book and the Homeless Trust.

Kroger Shares America's Favorite Candies Ahead of Halloween

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

CINCINNATI, Oct. 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), America's largest grocery retailer, today shared America's favorite candies heading into the Halloween season. The grocer, who sells millions of pounds of candy each year, revealed that it expects shoppers will again reach for Hershey's Reese's Peanut Butter Cups to fill their baskets more than any other candy this Halloween.

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  • The grocer revealed that Monster Bags (variety bags priced at $9.99 and up) account for 40 percent of all Halloween candy sales.
  • The top-selling Halloween bag is made by Hershey's and contains Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, Kit Kat Bars, Heath Bars, Whoppers, Milk Duds and Rolos.
  • Customers can get their favorite Halloween candy now by shopping in-store, through Kroger Pickup or delivered using Boost by Kroger , the annual grocery delivery membership that can save customers more than $1,000 per year on fuel and grocery delivery.
  • At The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), we are dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit.

Southlake Town Square Has Lots in Store for 2023

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

gorjanas new home in Southlake Town Square will be in the space formerly dedicated to Kendra Scott, which has relocated to a larger space within Southlake Town Square.

Key Points: 
  • gorjanas new home in Southlake Town Square will be in the space formerly dedicated to Kendra Scott, which has relocated to a larger space within Southlake Town Square.
  • Postino, the eclectic and funky wine caf originally from Phoenix, will open its first Tarrant County location in Southlake Town Square.
  • Southlake Town Square celebrated several exciting new openings in 2022 that will continue enhancing the centers one-of-a-kind lifestyle mix.
  • Nike is also opening in Southlake Town Square to offer a brand experience directly to the Southlake customer.

Hourly Earnings Growth Slows in September

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

North Carolina remained the top state for small business job growth; Florida was once again the top state for worker hourly earnings growth (6.47 percent).

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  • North Carolina remained the top state for small business job growth; Florida was once again the top state for worker hourly earnings growth (6.47 percent).
  • Dallas continues to lead U.S. metros in small business job growth and hourly earnings growth for workers.
  • At 5.49 percent, the South led regions in hourly earnings growth for the sixth consecutive month, while weekly earnings growth reached a new record of 5.35 percent.
  • Miami reached new record levels for both hourly and weekly earnings growth (6.77 and 7.14 percent, respectively), ranking second among metros in hourly and first among metros in weekly earnings growth for September.