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Industry NewsNATLBrick And Mortar Still The Preferred Shopping Channel

Brick And Mortar Still The Preferred Shopping Channel

A key finding from the A.T. Kearney Omnichannel Shopping Preferences Study is that, although digital retailing is capturing headlines and inspiring spirited... read more

Store NewsWWhole Foods To Open Second Berkeley Store This Fall

Whole Foods To Open Second Berkeley Store This Fall

A new 47,800-s.f. Whole Foods Market store will open Nov. 4 at 10th and Gilman streets in Berkeley, Calif. The store will be Whole Foods’ second... read more

Store NewsWPossible Strike Looms At Food 4 Less In Calif.

Possible Strike Looms At Food 4 Less In Calif.

Labor leaders representing more than a million workers in Los Angeles and Orange counties met in downtown L.A. earlier this week to discuss what measures... read more

Executive MovesNATLWalmart Names New President And CEO For U.S. Operations

Walmart Names New President And CEO For U.S. Operations

Walmart this morning said that Greg Foran, 53, has been promoted to president and CEO of Walmart U.S. Foran succeeds Bill Simon who has been in the role... read more

Store NewsMWSupervalu Earnings Reflect Strength Of Save-A-Lot Brand

Supervalu Earnings Reflect Strength Of Save-A-Lot Brand

Supervalu on Thursday reported total sales of $5.23 billion in its first quarter of 2015 vs. $5.24 billion in the same period a year ago. The Minneapolis-based... read more

New ProductsNATLNonni’s THINaddictives Now Available In Mango Coconut

Nonni’s THINaddictives Now Available In Mango Coconut

Nonni’s Foods’ nationwide success with its THINaddictives product line has led the biscotti baker to expand the brand and introduce a sixth flavor.... read more

Store NewsNEOpinion: Employees Won’t Stand For Firing Of Arthur T. Demoulas

Opinion: Employees Won’t Stand For Firing Of Arthur T. Demoulas

It’s been a year since the family struggle for control of the Market Basket chain began brewing again here in New England. And on Monday, June 23, the... read more

Industry NewsWCGA Educational Foundation Receives Landmark Donation

CGA Educational Foundation Receives Landmark Donation

The California Grocers Association Educational Foundation has received a record donation from the California Independent Grocers Association (CIGA) that... read more

Corporate Store NewsNATLAlbertsons Marks 75th Anniversary

Albertsons Marks 75th Anniversary

This year marks Albertsons 75th anniversary, and the company has big plans for the future as it celebrates the milestone.

New ProductsNATLCampbell Plans Massive FY15 Product Launch To Hit $10B Sales Goal

Campbell Plans Massive FY15 Product Launch To Hit $10B Sales Goal

Campbell will launch more than 200 new products in fiscal 2015 for consumers’ changing tastes, preferences and needs, President and CEO Denise Morrison... read more

Independent Store NewsNERoche Bros. Opening Second Brothers Marketplace Store Next Week

Roche Bros. Opening Second Brothers Marketplace Store Next Week

Roche Bros. will open its second Brothers Marketplace store Wednesday, July 30, in Medfield, Mass. The neighborhood market will provide customers with... read more

Industry NewsNATLMaintaining Local Heritage Remains Priority As BeaconUnited Makes National Push

Maintaining Local Heritage Remains Priority As BeaconUnited Makes National Push

National reach with local expertise. That’s the message BeaconUnited plans to deliver at the 2014 Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) Leadership... read more

Industry NewsSEIconic Coca-Cola ‘Ghost Signs’ Come Back To Life

Iconic Coca-Cola ‘Ghost Signs’ Come Back To Life

Not long after Coca-Cola was invented in 1886, the company hired sign painters to extol the virtues of the new beverage on the sides of buildings across... read more