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MarketingNATLEquity Investment Agreement Reached Between Acosta, The Carlyle Group

Equity Investment Agreement Reached Between Acosta, The Carlyle Group

Acosta this week signed a definitive agreement for an equity investment by The Carlyle Group, a global alternative asset manager. Carlyle will purchase... read more

Equipment & TechnologyNATLHussman Introduces Narrow Reach-In Case For Small Formats

Hussman Introduces Narrow Reach-In Case For Small Formats

Hussmann is introducing its new Freedom Line Narrow Footprint Reach-In Case designed specifically to answer the needs of small-format stores. Available... read more

Product NewsNATLSnyder of Berlin Debuts New Packaging

Snyder of Berlin Debuts New Packaging

Snyder of Berlin, a leading snack company that produces chips, cheese snacks, popcorn and more, is rolling out new and revitalized packaging, starting... read more

Industry NewsMWMinnesota Grocers Recognize 2014 Award Winners, Hall Of Fame Inductee

Minnesota Grocers Recognize 2014 Award Winners, Hall Of Fame Inductee

Front row from left: MGA Chair Glen Gust, Glen’s Food Center; Jamie Pfuhl, MGA president; Sue and Jim Rimarcik, Anne Rimarcik and Chad Hofius, P.H.T.... read more

Corporate Store NewsMWMeijer Opens New Supercenter In Marysville, Ohio

Meijer Opens New Supercenter In Marysville, Ohio

Meijer opened a supercenter store on July 31 in Marysville, Ohio. The opening of the 190,000-s.f. store at 930 Coleman’s Crossing Blvd. created more... read more

Store NewsNESales Up At Weis Markets For 2Q But Net Income Down 47 Percent

Sales Up At Weis Markets For 2Q But Net Income Down 47 Percent

Weis Markets today reported that its second quarter sales increased 4.5 percent to $691.9 million during the 13-week period ended June 28, while its comparable... read more

Store NewsMWHy-Vee’s Second Twin Cities Store Will Be In Oakdale

Hy-Vee’s Second Twin Cities Store Will Be In Oakdale

Hy-Vee will build its second Twin Cities store in the city of Oakdale. The news this week follows the West Des Moines, Iowa-based grocer’s announcement... read more

Industry NewsNATLRegistration Begins For NGA 2015 Show

Registration Begins For NGA 2015 Show

The National Grocers Association (NGA) has opened registration for The NGA Show, to be held in Las Vegas on Feb. 8-11. “The NGA Show is exclusively... read more

Store NewsNATLDollar General Completes Digital Coupon Program Rollout

Dollar General Completes Digital Coupon Program Rollout

Dollar General, in partnership with Coupons.com, on Thursday completed the rollout of its new DG Digital Coupons program to its more than 11,300 stores... read more

Produce NewsSESoutheast Produce Council’s Terry Vorhees Passes Away

Southeast Produce Council’s Terry Vorhees Passes Away

Mr. Terry Vorhees, executive director of the Southeast Produce Council, died Wednesday following a battle with lung cancer. He was 64. “We will miss... read more

PerishablesNATLTeton Waters Ranch’s New Products On Shelves Now

Teton Waters Ranch’s New Products On Shelves Now

Teton Waters Ranch’s new 100% grass-fed beef products are available on shelves now. The extensive line of grass-fed sausage and ground beef includes... read more

New ProductsNATLProgresso Introducing Chili In A Pouch

Progresso Introducing Chili In A Pouch

Progresso is expanding its line this fall to include chili. Progresso Chili offers a unique twist on classic chili flavors, and it’s ready in less... read more

Executive MovesMWKraft Promotes Ridenour To VP Of Industry Development

Kraft Promotes Ridenour To VP Of Industry Development

Kraft Foods Group’s Mike Ridenour has been appointed customer VP (CVP) of industry development, effective immediately. He takes over the role from... read more