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First Ever #GrassfedChallenge Encourages Eating Grass-Fed Beef Three Times a Week

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 10:22pm

Organic grass-fed purchases were up 52.1% from March to July 2020 during the pandemic (source: IRI).

Key Points: 
  • Organic grass-fed purchases were up 52.1% from March to July 2020 during the pandemic (source: IRI).
  • Three meals out of 21 each week supports a healthier diet and preserves nearly one million acres of non-GMO, organic pasture.
  • With recipes, cooking tips and giveaways, the Panorama Organic #GrassfedChallenge is designed to make healthy eating easier with information on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram .
  • Panorama Grass-fed Beef can be found throughout the United States at Whole Foods Market, independent retailers, restaurants, food service distributors and purchased direct online at PerdueFarms.com .

Amber Specialty Pharmacy Begins Administering Bamlanivimab in Long-Term Care Facilities in Five Cities Across the U.S.

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

Amber Specialty Pharmacy is a pioneer and leader in the specialty pharmacy industry with over 20 years of experience providing specialized care for persons with chronic, complex medical conditions.

Key Points: 
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy is a pioneer and leader in the specialty pharmacy industry with over 20 years of experience providing specialized care for persons with chronic, complex medical conditions.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy has built an outstanding reputation by providing personalized support and quality clinical care to patients and families.
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy is accredited by the Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) and the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC).
  • Amber Specialty Pharmacy headquarters are located in Omaha, Nebraska, with additional pharmacy locations available in 20 states throughout the United States.

Ranpak’s First Annual E-Commerce and Packaging Trends Survey Reveals That E-Commerce Will Rise in 2021 and Shows the Demand for Sustainable Packaging

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:00pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210115005101/en/
    Ranpak's first annual packaging trends e-commerce survey reveals a dramatic demand for sustainable packaging.
  • Whats more, consumers will continue to online shop in 2021, even more than in 2020.
  • Our business is rooted in providing manufacturers with sustainable, paper-based packaging systems that deliver speed, efficiency and performance, said Asali.
  • We hope these insights are useful for our customers as they continue to evaluate their shipping and packaging strategies throughout 2021.

RESER’S FINE FOODS to Sponsor Martin Truex Jr. for NASCAR 2021 Cup Series

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

19 for the balance of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.

Key Points: 
  • 19 for the balance of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210115005008/en/
    Resers began their relationship with Joe Gibbs Racing in the NASCAR Xfinity Series in 2013.
  • Resers is proud to continue our relationship with Joe Gibbs Racing, said Mark Reser, Resers Fine Foods CEO.
  • Martin Truex Jr. and his team will be great ambassadors for our foods that NASCAR fans enjoy on race day or any day.

Dada Group's JDDJ Announces New Partnerships with More Than 20 Leading Regional Supermarket Chains in China

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 6:27am

SHANGHAI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dada Group (Nasdaq: DADA) ("Dada" or the "Company"), China's leading local on-demand delivery and retail platform, announced that Dada's local on-demand retail platform, JD Daojia ("JDDJ") has accelerated its geographic expansion into lower-tier markets and established new partnerships with more than 20 regional supermarket leaders including Ouya Supermarket, Zhenhua Supermarket, Sanhe Supermarket, Zhebei Supermarket, Guihe Supermarket and Sifang Street in late 2020.

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dada Group (Nasdaq: DADA) ("Dada" or the "Company"), China's leading local on-demand delivery and retail platform, announced that Dada's local on-demand retail platform, JD Daojia ("JDDJ") has accelerated its geographic expansion into lower-tier markets and established new partnerships with more than 20 regional supermarket leaders including Ouya Supermarket, Zhenhua Supermarket, Sanhe Supermarket, Zhebei Supermarket, Guihe Supermarket and Sifang Street in late 2020.
  • With the formation of these agreements, JDDJ have established partnerships with more than 2/3 of the Top 100 supermarket chains in China.
  • In addition to signing new partnerships in 2020, JDDJ also strengthened existing partnerships with other leading retailers and grocers including Walmart, Yonghui Supermarket and CR Vanguard.
  • JDDJ ranks first in market share for supermarket O2O platforms in China and has helped consumers across the country enjoy quality products and reliable one-hour delivery services.

Publix Voluntarily Recalls Private Label Butternut Squash Steam in Bag Selections Due to Possible Health Risk

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 10:45pm

This recall is the result of notification of a recall for possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination from Pero Family Farms Company, LLC, the supplier of the butternut squash ingredient.

Key Points: 
  • This recall is the result of notification of a recall for possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination from Pero Family Farms Company, LLC, the supplier of the butternut squash ingredient.
  • "As part of our commitment to food safety, potentially impacted product has been removed from all store shelves, said Maria Brous, Publix communications director.
  • Consumers who have purchased the products in question may return the product to their local store for a full refund.
  • Publix customers with additional questions may call our Consumer Relations department at 1-800-242-1227 or visit our website at www.publix.com ."

Walmart to Host Virtual Investment Community Meeting and Release Fourth Quarter Financial Results on Feb. 18, 2021

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 10:20pm

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced its executive team will host a virtual meeting with the Investment Community on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced its executive team will host a virtual meeting with the Investment Community on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021.
  • The meeting will start at 7 a.m. CST and Walmarts executive management team will discuss the companys fourth quarter financial results for fiscal year 2021 and provide an update on its strategic priorities.
  • The video event will be webcast live and accessible on the companys corporate website by logging onto https://corporate.walmart.com/newsroom/financial-events and selecting the 2021 Investment Community Meeting event.
  • Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://corporate.walmart.com , on Facebook at http://facebook.com/walmart and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/walmart .

UNFI Elects Gloria Boyland to its Board of Directors

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 9:30pm

United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (UNFI) today announced it has appointed Ms. Gloria Roberts Boyland, a seasoned operations executive, to its Board of Directors effective January 14, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • United Natural Foods, Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) (UNFI) today announced it has appointed Ms. Gloria Roberts Boyland, a seasoned operations executive, to its Board of Directors effective January 14, 2021.
  • With the addition of Ms. Boyland, UNFIs Board now consists of 10 highly engaged directors, eight of whom are independent.
  • With the addition of Ms. Boyland, the Board now consists of 40% female directors and 20% people of color.
  • In the last two years, UNFI has brought on three new directors in furtherance of its Board refreshment objectives.

COVID-19 Vaccinations Coming to 108 Publix Pharmacies in Georgia

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 9:15pm

Publix will distribute COVID-19 vaccinations at 108 Publix pharmacies across the state of Georgia thanks to a collaboration with the State of Georgia and Governor Brian Kemp.

Key Points: 
  • Publix will distribute COVID-19 vaccinations at 108 Publix pharmacies across the state of Georgia thanks to a collaboration with the State of Georgia and Governor Brian Kemp.
  • Eligible individuals can make appointments beginning Friday, Jan. 15, using the online reservation system at publix.com/covidvaccine , with vaccinations starting Saturday, Jan. 16.
  • At Publix, we know how important it is to be there, especially in times of need, said Publix CEO Todd Jones.
  • Vaccinations are provided to eligible individuals, by appointment only, while supplies last, and at no cost to the individual.

Earth Fare Coming to Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 5:30pm

Earth Fare and commercial real estate owner and developer Sleiman Enterprises today announced the opening of Earth Fares newest location at the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns in the second quarter of 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Earth Fare and commercial real estate owner and developer Sleiman Enterprises today announced the opening of Earth Fares newest location at the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns in the second quarter of 2021.
  • Earth Fare and its current seventeen stores along the eastern and southeastern United States are known for making healthy food available in their communities.
  • The 24,144 square-foot space will anchor the Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway in St. Johns County, one of the fastest growing counties in the United States.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210114005853/en/
    Earth Fare's new store at Shoppes of St. Johns Parkway will open in the second quarter of 2021 in Saint Johns, FL.