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Store NewsWFood 4 Less Reaches Tentative Agreement With SoCal Unions

Food 4 Less Reaches Tentative Agreement With SoCal Unions

Food 4 Less/Foods Co stores, a division of The Kroger Co., has reached a tentative agreement with the seven Southern California United Food and Commercial... read more

Store NewsSEDuval County, Fla., Publix Renovations Near $10M

Duval County, Fla., Publix Renovations Near $10M

Publix Super Markets continues its pursuit of renovating its Duval County, Fla., grocery stores. The latest under review for remodeling is in Bartram Park... read more

SuppliersWMOM Brands’ Utah Facility Earns OSHA Award

MOM Brands’ Utah Facility Earns OSHA Award

MOM Brands, the largest family-owned cereal company in the U.S., recently was honored by the Utah Labor Commission Utah Occupational Safety and Health... read more

Center StoreNATLCenter Store Growth Will Be Led By Latinos

Center Store Growth Will Be Led By Latinos

Over the past decade the food buying habits of Hispanics have begun to mirror those of American consumers as a whole, and U.S. marketers must be aware... read more

C-StoreSWStripes Rolls Out Latest In-Store Charitable Campaign

Stripes Rolls Out Latest In-Store Charitable Campaign

Stripes Convenience Stores has formed a new alliance with The University of Texas MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital to help kids with cancer.... read more

Store NewsSEKroger Marketplace Opening In Athens, Ga., On Wednesday

Kroger Marketplace Opening In Athens, Ga., On Wednesday

Kroger will open a Marketplace store in Athens, Ga., on Wednesday, with a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony beginning at 10 a.m. The 123,000-s.f.... read more

Independent Store NewsWClark’s Natural Foods Hosting Fundraiser To Support Olive Crest

Clark’s Natural Foods Hosting Fundraiser To Support Olive Crest

Through Sept. 30, Clark’s Nutrition & Natural Foods Market in Riverside, Loma Linda and Rancho Mirage, Calif., is engaging its customers to support... read more

Corporate Store NewsMWSpartanNash Will Reopen Three N.D. Stores Under Family Fare Banner

SpartanNash Will Reopen Three N.D. Stores Under Family Fare Banner

SpartanNash invested $4 million to remodel two Econofoods stores in Dickinson, N.D., and one Sun Mart in West Fargo, N.D., and rebrand them as Family Fare... read more

Executive MovesSEIndustry Veteran Joins The Reese Group As VP

Industry Veteran Joins The Reese Group As VP

Mark Wittekind has joined the Reese Group as VP of the company’s Nashville corporate office. He begins his duties the first week of September. Wittekind... read more

Corporate Store NewsMWMeijer Welcomes 40,000 College Freshmen At ‘Meijer Mania’ Events

Meijer Welcomes 40,000 College Freshmen At ‘Meijer Mania’ Events

Midwest retailer Meijer is welcoming an estimated 40,000 incoming college freshmen as they head to campus this fall during its popular in-store parties... read more

Industry NewsSWGMA Recognizes Retired Walmart CEO Mike Duke With Hall Of Achievement Award

GMA Recognizes Retired Walmart CEO Mike Duke With Hall Of Achievement Award

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) on Sunday presented retired Walmart President and CEO Mike Duke with its 2014 Hall of Achievement Award before... read more

SuppliersNATLGMA Honors Big Heart Pet Brands, PepsiCo With CPG Innovation And Creativity Awards

GMA Honors Big Heart Pet Brands, PepsiCo With CPG Innovation And Creativity Awards

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and its advisory council on Saturday awarded Big Heart Pet Brands and PepsiCo Inc. with the 2014 CPG Awards... read more

Produce NewsWMann Packing Adds Billingsley To Retail Sales Team

Mann Packing Adds Billingsley To Retail Sales Team

Terence Billingsley has joined the retail sales team at Mann Packing Co. Billingsley most recently was at Unilever where he was the Safeway customer business... read more