Monthly Archives: April 2019

Celebrating Earth Day 2019!

on April 22, 2019 Energy efficiency, product display, waste management with 0 comments

Today is Earth Day! As you know, grocery stores are energy and resource intensive to operate. That means that there are lots of opportunities to reduce what you use which is not only good for the planet, but also can save your store money. Here are a few key items to focus on this month: […]

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Recognizing sustainable grocery stores in New Hampshire

on April 10, 2019 Uncategorized with 0 comments

Joint initiative by NHGA, NH SBDC, and Manomet leads to savings in resources and money for New Hampshire grocery stores Concord, NH – April 10, 2019  Today, the New Hampshire Small Business Development Center (NH SBDC) and Manomet, a sustainability nonprofit, recognized 13 independent New Hampshire grocery stores for reducing their environmental impact and serving […]

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Partnerships help Manomet’s GSC reach independent grocers

on April 3, 2019 Energy efficiency, food waste and Tags: , , , with 0 comments

By: Catrina Damrell, Grocery Stewardship Certification Program Field Manager Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) started in New England, but is now found in 21 states. In October 2018, New Mexico became the most recent state with grocers working with the GSC. The GSC launched a new collaboration with New Mexico State University’s (NMSU) College of […]

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