Delhaize uses laser labeling on its organic products

Delhaize uses laser labeling on its organic products

Organic fruit and vegetables are almost always wrapped in plastic wrap, because they must be distinguishable from conventional fruits and vegetables that are sold separately. It is mandatory to clearly distinguish between the two types in order to avoid confusion. That means a lot of extra packaging, while consumers often buy organic from sustainability considerations. […]

Ahold and Delhaize reports rise in fourth quarter profits

Ahold and Delhaize reports rise in fourth quarter profits

Two of Europe’s major supermarket chains, Royal Ahold and Delhaize Group, today announced rise in fourth quarter profits. Ahold and Delhaize, working closer to a merger, have raised their dividends as well. Netherlands-based Ahold made a 16 percent rise in profits contrasted to the previous year, making a net profit of $276 million in the […]

Delhaize recalls its Marc Adams branded chicory heads

Delhaize recalls its Marc Adams branded chicory heads

The supermarket chain Delhaize warns against the consumption of chicory heads from Marc Adams, which is sold under its own brand. Affected products were packed on 5 and 12 December. The supermarket is requesting that clients should return Delhaize-brand chicory heads to their stores if they originate from Marcus Adams suppliers. Arbitrary testing shows the […]

Delhaize wins Greener Packaging award

Delhaize wins Greener Packaging award

Supermarket chain Delhaize is in the Greener Packaging Awards in prizes for the skin pack packaging. This is a type of packaging which ensures that the packaged meat is twice as long shelf life, which prevents food waste.Greener Packaging Awards were presented last week by VALI-I-PAC and Fost Plus in the framework of the European […]