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Natural Grocers Expands Wine and Beer Program

09/27/2020


Food retailer focuses on local beverages

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The Giant Co. Takes Halloween Virtual

09/27/2020


Nutritionists are hosting free, live classes throughout October for kids

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NJ Passes Statewide Law Banning Single-Use Items

09/27/2020


Legislation applies to plastic and paper bags, as well as foodservice products

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Kroger Thinking Even Smaller With Newest Ocado Facility

09/27/2020


E-commerce hub in Romulus, Michigan, will be the smallest facility to date

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Wegmans Moves Toward Diesel-Free Fleet

09/27/2020


Retailer partners with Hyliion on Hybrid CNG truck system

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Brookshire Brothers Re-ups With Revionics’ Price Optimization Solution

09/27/2020


New multiyear agreement also covers promotion analysis

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Whole Foods Left Out of Prime Day Promotions

09/27/2020


Food retailer's involvement in promotional event to involve in-store activities

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Kenny Family Stores Launches Aisle Trials

09/27/2020


Competition, web series give local food businesses placement opportunities

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Food Lion Adds Fresh Fuel to Its E-Commerce Offerings

09/27/2020


Order pickup service expands to more locations

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Bud Light Platinum Seltzer

09/27/2020


Line extension offers trendy beverage, unusual flavors

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Tastykake Kickoff Cookies

09/27/2020


Football-themed packaging generates seasonal interest

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:ratio Dairy Snacks and Crunchy Bars

09/27/2020


General Mills introduces 1st keto-focused product line

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Sweetie Sweet Onions―#MakingLifeSweeter

09/27/2020


Peri & Sons Farms’ Sweetie Sweet onions are beautifully round and perfectly balance both sweetness and pungency.

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MCTBar

09/27/2020


Committed to helping people everywhere live happier and healthier lives, MCTBar provides snackers with the best tasting, low-carb, collagen protein bars with no added sugar.

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The Importance of Openness in the Future of Retail

09/24/2020


Flexible technology is key to keeping up with evolving customer expectations

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How Kroger Battles Waste During the Pandemic

09/24/2020


Retailer details food waste challenges, consumer awareness

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Meijer, Sprouts Set New Marks for Emissions Reductions

09/24/2020


Food retailers increase efforts to protect the environment

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Zero Grocery Raises $3M Toward Reusable Packaging Deliveries

09/24/2020


New funding reflects broader trends among food retailers

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Amber Specialty Pharmacy IT VP Receives Award

09/24/2020


Hy-Vee subsidiary also named 2020 Specialty Pharmacy of the Year

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CA Mandatory Recycled-Content Bill Signed Into Law

09/24/2020


Legislation aims to increase collection and supply, expand market demand

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How the Pandemic Has Changed Meat Shopping

09/24/2020


FMI report finds more focus on value and different cuts

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Vallarta Supermarkets Opens Northernmost Store

09/24/2020


Grand opening of grocer's 51st location held in Madera, California

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Dollar General Names New Chief Merchant

09/24/2020


Retailer shuffles other key executive roles

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Ingles Markets Gives Workers Another Bonus

09/24/2020


Company's 3rd pandemic bonus will total about $5M

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Southeastern Grocers Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

09/24/2020


Grocer offers educational series, live cooking demos

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Produce For Kids Expands Into Healthy Family Project

09/23/2020


PMA’s Fresh Summit will showcase growth plan for brands

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The Giant Co. Supports Philly Children's Museum

09/23/2020


Grocer's $1.2M gift will go toward reimagining Market exhibit

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Meijer Seeing Flu Vaccination Spike

09/23/2020


But pandemic worries could keep some consumers away

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Walmart Hiring 20K Seasonal Workers

09/23/2020


Retailer aims to meet demands for online shopping, safe environments

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Cleaning House in the Wake of COVID-19

09/23/2020


How retailers are stepping up their store sanitation and disinfection efforts

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HelloFresh Invites Diners on Tastecations

09/23/2020


Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Card partners on meal-kit series

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Costco Boom Shows No Signs of Slowing

09/23/2020


Same-store sales jump 13.6% in Q4

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King Kullen Makes Executive Moves

09/23/2020


3 longtime employees promoted

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Choice Market Launches New Mobile App, E-Commerce Site

09/23/2020


New digital tools from Locai Solutions aid the local hybrid grocery, c-store, and fast-casual food retailer

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Brookshire Grocery Co. Establishes Scholarship Fund

09/23/2020


Money will help students in the food retailer’s service area

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How Independent Grocers Are Offering Free Delivery

09/23/2020


Rosie and Doordash partner on the promotion through the end of the month

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How E-Commerce Is Shaping Target’s Holiday Staffing

09/23/2020


The retailer’s plans reflect pandemic trends

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Amazon Ups Support for Sustainable Products

09/22/2020


E-retailer offers 25,000+ Climate Pledge Friendly products, launches new packaging certification

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Uber Teams Up With Southeastern Grocers on Delivery

09/22/2020


Will service Winn-Dixie, Fresco y Mas banners in select Florida cities

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J.M. Smucker Co. Updates Corporate Identity

09/22/2020


Move meant to better reflect its growth, diverse portfolio

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Giant Eagle Adds Frictionless Pickup Technology

09/22/2020


Grocer using Radius Networks' FlyBuy Pickup to reduce wait times

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Sam’s Club Offers More Consumer Health Care — Via an App and Subscriptions

09/22/2020


Retailer teams with provider of virtual primary care services

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Product of the Year Awards: Now Open for Entries

09/22/2020


Past winners share stories of success

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Amazon’s New Prime Day Could Make for a Busy October

09/22/2020


Retailer reportedly reschedules Prime Day and sets early Black Friday deals

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Berkeley, CA, Passes Healthy Checkout Measure

09/22/2020


Pioneering city ordinance requires food stores to sell nutritious options

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Intermarché and Netto Team With Symphony RetailAI

09/22/2020


Tech will enable retailers’ strategic business transformation

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Quotient Launches Brand Engagement Tools

09/22/2020


Move reflects rise of precision ads for retailers and brands

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Uncle Ben’s Branding Retired

09/22/2020


Ben’s Original rice will start appearing in stores in 2021

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Politics Aside, Independents Mean Business

09/21/2020


The NGA lays out its legislative agenda to help the sector keep feeding the nation

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Giant Takes Flu Shots on Road With Airstream

09/21/2020


Mobile clinics to deploy in D.C. region

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