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Vons Helps Raise EV Awareness

06/13/2021


Digital ad campaign spotlights benefits of driving electric vehicles

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Schnucks to Close One of Its St. Louis-Area Stores

06/13/2021


Underperforming location only a few miles from other chain-owned sites

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The Name Shoppers Trust for Traditions

06/13/2021


With over 50 years of experience bringing families around the table to celebrate, you can now offer delicious Reuben Corned Beef as an anytime protein.

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Every meal, every customer. Every. Day. Angus.

06/13/2021


From Picanha to Pot Roast, customers count on the consistently juicy flavor and USDA Choice quality of Star Ranch Angus® beef.

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Tillamook Frozen Custards

06/13/2021


Line comes in 8 indulgent flavors

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Myx Single-Serve Light Chardonnay & Light Rosé

06/13/2021


Lower-calorie wines launched in time for summer

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Musco Family Olive Co. 100% California Grown Ripe Olives

06/13/2021


As the only 100% California-owned, family-run olive business in America, the Musco Family Olive Company is known for outstanding, uncompromising quality.

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NGA Cheers OSHA’s Decision Not to Implement Emergency COVID Standard at Retail

06/10/2021


Major union is opposed to agency’s move, however

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Ollie’s Bargain Outlet to Hire for 2,000 Positions

06/10/2021


June 15 national event aims to keep pace with the closeout retailer’s accelerated growth

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Unlock Perimeter Potential With These Brand-Building Ideas

06/10/2021


Retailers can improve perimeter perceptions and win shoppers’ minds

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IRI’s 'New Product Pacesetters' Revealed

06/10/2021


Latest edition of annual report highlights 2020 products that resonated amid lifestyle changes

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How Kroger Plans to Beat Publix: EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS

06/10/2021


Tampa "spoke" shows how grocer is elevating grocery delivery in Florida

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Harris Teeter Opens Location Near D.C.

06/10/2021


Grand opening for Alexandria, Va., store set for June 23

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Why Retail Marketing Platforms Will Be the Next Big Thing

06/10/2021


Introducing the next step beyond retail media networks

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Instacart Takes Another Big Stand Against Systemic Racism

06/09/2021


Company investing $1M to support Black-owned brands

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PCC Community Markets Shifts Downtown Seattle Location Opening to Early 2022

06/09/2021


Co-op also introduces food access grant to provide $25K to area nonprofits

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Hy-Vee, Google Cloud Join Forces to Boost Grocer’s Digital Offerings

06/09/2021


New partnership follows tech solutions provider’s collaboration with Albertsons

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JBS Pays $11M to Hackers

06/09/2021


Major meat processor gives ransom to Russian cybercriminal group to prevent potential risk to customers

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Southeastern Grocers in Hiring Mode Across 5 States

06/09/2021


Retailer emphasizes opportunities for professional growth, equity and giving back

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Fareway Now Part of GrocerKey Retail Media Network

06/09/2021


Turnkey solution enables smaller retailers to grow incremental revenue, improve customer experience

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Man to Plead Guilty to Food Tampering at Hannaford

06/09/2021


Nicholas R. Mitchell allegedly put razor blades and screws in pizza dough

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Specialty Food Market Hits a High

06/09/2021


SFA's annual report reveals fast-growing categories and strength of the retail channel

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Government Report Confirms Inflationary Trends

06/09/2021


CPI for food at home rose in May on a month-to-month and year-to-year basis

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Strong Retail Sales Predicted for Back-to-School Season

06/09/2021


New report from Mastercard anticipates positive momentum as in-person learning expected to return

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How a Frontline Workforce Orchestration Platform Sets the Stage for Grocer's Success

06/09/2021


A mobile frontline workforce orchestration platform is the key to increasing grocery store staff retention and delivering a quality customer experience

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Road to a New World of Retail

06/09/2021


11 breakthrough tech solutions for the new world retail

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Giant Co. Conducts Chainwide Rollout for Flashfood

06/08/2021


App eliminates retail food waste by connecting consumers with discounted food nearing best-by date

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NotMilk Maker Gets Additional Investor

06/08/2021


Jeff Bezos-backed food tech company’s product coming to more than 3K stores

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Lidl Takes Home 47 Medals in Sommeliers Choice Awards

06/08/2021


Most of the private-label-winning wines are priced at less than $10

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2021 NGA Show to Offer Broad Range of Education Sessions

06/08/2021


8 tracks will focus on critical issues for indies

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Stater Bros. Adds to Board of Directors

06/08/2021


Company also names Pete Van Helden vice chairman

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FMI Takes Stance Against COOL Amendment

06/08/2021


Association says legislation would impose food labeling burden on grocers

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Guiding Stars Program Introduces New Look and Feel

06/08/2021


Redesign aims to make nutritious choices easier for consumers shopping online and in stores

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Healthy Living Market and Café Names Director of Marketing

06/08/2021


John Akots’ vast experience includes working at Price Chopper/Market 32

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Whole Foods to Open Hyper-Local Store in Tampa, Florida

06/08/2021


Location opening July 7 will stock 800+ local products

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New VP, Head of People Joins Afresh

06/08/2021


Jenna Wills will focus on a culture of excellence and support

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Q3 Results Are in for UNFI

06/08/2021


While wholesaler reports net income loss for latest quarter, it's still on track to meet 2021 goals

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Independent Grocer Adds Locker Deliveries in Rural Iowa

06/08/2021


Entrepreneurial owners have fresh take on service in areas of need

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Russell Stover Joy Bites

06/08/2021


Rollout marks brand’s 1st no-sugar-added bar assortment

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What COVID-19 Taught Grocers About Employee Training

06/07/2021


Lessons learned to improve experiences for both employees and customers

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Walmart+ Offers Rx Savings

06/07/2021


Thousands of medications available at a discount

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Kroger to Hire 10,000 Associates

06/07/2021


Retailer to conduct 1st nationwide hybrid hiring event on June 10

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Maker of Simulated Chicken Nuggets Raises $50M in Series B Funding

06/07/2021


Round led by Alexis Ohanian’s Seven Seven Six to accelerate growth and product development

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Checkout-Free Technology Provider Raises $39M

06/07/2021


Grabango delivers seamless shopping experience that lets consumers skip checkout line

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How Sprouts Farmers Market Plans to Conquer Florida

06/07/2021


New Orlando DC to support 33 stores by end of 2021

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Food Lion to Open Store in South Carolina

06/07/2021


Myrtle Beach location is banner's 2nd new supermarket in state in past 5 weeks

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King Kullen Promotes 3 Executives

06/07/2021


Great-granddaughter of founder among those elevated

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Albertsons Extends Fetch Rewards App Across All Banners

06/07/2021


Program extended after pilot netted gains and new shoppers

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Dom’s Kitchen & Market Welcomes Shoppers in Chicago to New Food Emporium

06/07/2021


Led by grocery industry veterans, the store focuses on fresh, local offerings and elevated experiences

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H-E-B’s Plans Are Big in Texas

06/07/2021


Retailer breaks ground on 2 new stores in DFW area, announces an additional location

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