Target Gets Fresh With Detroit

Target announced earlier last week that it is expanding its fresh grocery concept to the Detroit area. The news comes as Target is remodeling its stores across the country, allocating approximately 10,000 square feet to fresh food, along with dry and frozen offerings.

 As part of its Detroit remodel, Target will renovate beauty, home, shoe,…

2013 WMU Food Marketing Conference

Each spring, Western Michigan University’s Food/CPG Marketing Program’s two-day conference brings more than 500 industry executives together to discuss key industry issues and emerging developments. Save the date to attend this year’s conference on Monday, March 25 and Tuesday, March 26 at the Radisson Plaza Hotel in Kalamazoo, Mich. WMU is one of the premier…

Screaming for Ice Cream

It’s been a hot summer, but the market for ice cream in America has got it licked. According to recent Mintel research, in 2011, the ice cream and frozen novelty market emerged from two years of struggling sales and posted a 4.1% increase from the previous year (retail sales of $10.7 billion) and is poised…