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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

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 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 to customer VP of industry development, effective immediately. He takes over the role from Omar... read more

Independent Store NewsMWTeter Wins Buehler’s Smokehouse Chef Showdown

Teter Wins Buehler’s Smokehouse Chef Showdown

Votes have been tallied and the results are official. Chef Mike Teter is the winner of Buehler’s Smokehouse Cook-off Head Chef Showdown. The competition... read more

Corporate Store NewsSWWhole Foods Market Comps Still Positive But Lower Again

Whole Foods Market Comps Still Positive But Lower Again

Whole Foods Market’s total sales increased 10 percent in its third quarter ended July 6 to a record $3.4 billion. For the 40-week fiscal year 2014 period,... read more

Independent Store NewsMWFestival Foods’ Skogen Is Wisconsin Grocer Of The Year

Festival Foods’ Skogen Is Wisconsin Grocer Of The Year

On July 28, the Wisconsin Grocers Association (WGA) presented Mark Skogen, president and CEO of Festival Foods, with the state’s 2014 Grocer of the... read more

Executive MovesNATLFormer Walmart And Safeway Exec Named Target CEO

Former Walmart And Safeway Exec Named Target CEO

Target this morning said that its board of directors has named seasoned retail and consumer products veteran Brian Cornell as the company’s next board... read more

Store NewsMWKroger Ratifies Agreement With UFCW 75 For Cincinnati, Dayton Workers

Kroger Ratifies Agreement With UFCW 75 For Cincinnati, Dayton Workers

The Kroger Co.’s Cincinnati/Dayton division associates working at Kroger stores in metro and surrounding areas have ratified a new labor agreement... read more