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Tapping Into CBD’s Positive Role in Personal Well-Being

05/16/2022


Retailers can capitalize on consumers’ desire for wellness when it comes to these often misunderstood products

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Bashas’ to Hold Pop-Up Hiring Events Across Banner

05/16/2022


Grocer looking to fill 800+ full- and part-time jobs

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Kowalski’s Refines Its E-Commerce Experience

05/16/2022


Grocer is transitioning to Mercatus-powered online platform and app

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Walmart Q1 Sales Up, But Inflation Dents Bottom Line

05/16/2022


Sam’s Club delivers particularly impressive comps

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Nonprofit Warns Water Shortages Will Lead to Fresh Food Shortages

05/16/2022


California Farm Water Coalition says number of acres devoted to growing much of nation's food is diminishing

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Target Expands Partnership With Author, Actress Tabitha Brown

05/16/2022


4 limited-time collections will include both apparel and home items

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Wakefern Implements New Axonify AI Content Authoring Tool

05/16/2022


Content Assistant unveiled at ATD 2022 International Conference

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Grocery Sales Dip Slightly in April

05/16/2022


Census Bureau pegs food store sales at $68.9M+ for the month

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Limited Edition Old Bay Seasoned Goldfish

05/16/2022


2 iconic brands team up for summertime snack

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Dewey’s Bakery Peanut Butter Cookies

05/16/2022


6th variety to join sweet lineup

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Harvest Snaps Multipack

05/16/2022


Convenient solution features 2 bags each of 3 snack varieties

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Progressive Grocer 89th Annual Report: A New Era of Transformative Growth

05/15/2022


Two years after one of the most challenging events in world history, Progressive Grocer’s 89th Annual Report and The PG100 ranking show that the nearly $3 trillion grocery industry is in the throes of a different kind of transformation this year

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A New Era of Transformative Growth: Progressive Grocer’s 89th Annual Report

05/15/2022


12 ways grocers will drive innovation in 2022 and beyond

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The PG 100: Ranking Top Food Retailers in North America

05/15/2022


Annual ranking to serve as definitive guide to the 100 largest retailers of food and consumables

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How Grocers Can Thrive After the Pandemic

05/15/2022


The industry has an opportunity to transform itself again by leveraging 3 key themes spotlighted during the health crisis

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10 Killed in Mass Shooting at Tops Store in New York

05/15/2022


Buffalo location becomes scene of racially motivated hate crime

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How Walmart is Supporting Its Associates’ Career Journeys

05/15/2022


New College2Career program offers pathway to store management

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Creating a Fresh Food Safety Culture

05/15/2022


Grocers are tasked with modernizing their approach to safety in the perimeter

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Dom’s Kitchen & Market Expands Culinary Team and E-Comm Service

05/15/2022


Chicago-based grocer welcomes restaurant pro to its culinary team and partners with Instacart for additional delivery option

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DC Greens’ Produce Rx Program Expands to 3 More Giant Food Stores

05/15/2022


Participants can get free fresh and frozen produce at participating locations

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Blue Yonder Reports Positive Q1 Results as It Grows Business

05/15/2022


Supply chain platform works with Meijer and Ajinomoto Foods

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Uber Eats Partners on Autonomous Deliveries

05/15/2022


Marks 1st foray into AV delivery for company

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US Foods Readies New Chef’Store in South Carolina

05/15/2022


Spartanburg location set to open within months

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RILA Advances Exec to EVP of Government Affairs

05/15/2022


Austen Jensen also chairs group’s Retail Leaders PAC

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Webinar: 89th Annual Report — A New Era of Grocery Transformation

05/15/2022


June 1 Webinar: Join the Progressive Grocer editorial team for an in-depth discussion of the research

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Bubbies Plant-Based Mochi

05/15/2022


Bubbies NEW plant-based mochi flavors are filled with a creamy oat-milk based ice cream wrapped in sweet gluten free mochi

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Rougette Bonfire Marinated Cheese

05/15/2022


Lactose-free, gluten-free and rBST-free cheese

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Kinder’s No Salt Premium Seasoning Blends

05/15/2022


Handcrafted flavor solutions come in 5 varieties

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Lavazza Organic Cold Brew

05/15/2022


Canned line merges convenience with quality

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Duncan Hines JOYFetti Confetti Cake Mix

05/15/2022


Product a collaboration between Conagra brand and The Birthday Party Project

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Lipari Foods Acquires Deli-Boy to Expand Distribution Footprint

05/14/2022


Deal includes subsidiary Big Apple

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‘Carbon Reduced Chicken’ Now Available in Philadelphia Food Stores

05/14/2022


Do Good Chicken launches 1st retail line at Albertsons and Giant banners

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Hy-Vee, Big Lots Show Military Support Ahead of Memorial Day

05/12/2022


Retailers roll out programs for both active duty members and veterans

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H-E-B’s Primary Care Clinics Aim to Be Premier Health, Wellness Destination

05/12/2022


New Austin, Texas, location offers one-stop food, health care, physical therapy and nutrition services

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Consumers Increasingly Seek Help From Food Incentive Programs

05/12/2022


Snap2Save’s technology and programs help retailers better serve shoppers

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Frozen Food Executives Gather for Government Action Summit

05/12/2022


Virtual event had 60+ industry participants

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EnsembleIQ CEO Honored as Change-Maker in Information Services Industry

05/11/2022


Top Women in Media & Ad Tech Awards recognizes leadership of Progressive Grocer’s parent company

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Kroger Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation Funding Food Waste Research

05/11/2022


Grocer teams with Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research

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Dollar Tree Recruits 2 Former Dollar General Execs

05/11/2022


John Flanigan and Larry Gatta to fill supply chain and merchandising roles

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SpartanNash Anticipates Solid Q1

05/11/2022


Based on preliminary results, company raises FY22 guidance, provides long-term targets

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Whole Foods Market's Next NYC Store to Welcome Shoppers on June 1

05/11/2022


Location in Manhattan’s NoMad neighborhood is latest in series of big-city openings

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Instacart Makes Move to Go Public

05/11/2022


Company files SEC paperwork amid 10th anniversary celebration and new focus on grocery tech

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Boxed Increases Shipment Volume Through FedEx Partnership

05/11/2022


More customers will have access to delivery any day of the week

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Shakeup at US Foods

05/11/2022


Leading foodservice company taps Andrew Iacobucci as interim CEO upon departure of Pietro Satriano

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Coborn's Debuts Own Hardwood Smoked Entrees

05/11/2022


Four Brothers BBQ labeled products include fresh smoked meats and sides

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Top Women in Grocery Videos

05/11/2022


Revealing the insights of successful women in the food and grocery industries

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Healthier Meal Solutions for Families

05/10/2022


Progressive Grocer talked to Lauren Watkins, President of PuraVida Foods, about the power of food

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Gopuff Rolls Out Pizza Brand as Part of Fresh Food Offering

05/10/2022


The Mean Tomato menu will also include desserts and sides

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More UNFI Retailers Can Partake in Innovative Food Waste Initiative

05/10/2022


Company expands partnership with Too Good To Go to improve food rescue and recovery efforts

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Boxed Reports Higher Q1 Net Revenue, Gross Profit and General Merchandise Value

05/10/2022


E-commerce platform for bulk consumables maintains guidance for rest of fiscal 2022

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