Shaw's Recalls Pistachio Nuts
Shaw's Supermarkets here is recalling 6-ounce jars of its store-brand Red Pistachio Nuts with a sell-by date of "2/28/98-1." The recall is the result of concern over a glass fragment found in a jar.
Three Chains Win Ad Contest
CHICAGO -- Star Market, Loblaws and Farmer Jack's were among the winners of a Rosh Hashanah advertising contest sponsored by the Kosher Food Distributors Association here.
Star Market, Cambridge, Mass., won in the black and white advertising category; Toronto-based Loblaws, in full color; and Detroit-based Farmer Jack's, in two color. Each winner received a plaque and a $200 check made out to the charity of its choice. Vons, Price Chopper and Dierbergs received honorable mentions.
Pepperidge, Coca-Cola Team
NORWALK, Conn. -- Pepperidge Farm here is teaming up with Coca-Cola for a Super Bowl promotion.
The campaign will include in-store displays featuring tear-off pads that offer a free 6-ounce bag of Goldfish with the purchase of Coca-Cola or Diet Coke. The offer also will be promoted with a freestanding insert in early January that will go to 30 million households.