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Market ProfileSW2014 Profile: Colorado Retailers Do What’s Right For Their Communities

2014 Profile: Colorado Retailers Do What’s Right For Their Communities

by Terrie Ellerbee/associate editor   Tony Ford spent nearly his entire grocery career at one store, the Stop and Shop in Flagler. It was his parents’... read more

Market ProfileSEKentucky City’s Public Fuel Sales
 Draw Ire From Industry

Kentucky City’s Public Fuel Sales
 Draw Ire From Industry

It’s long been said that everyone wants to sell groceries. In Kentucky, everyone wants to sell fuel. At least that’s the impression that’s being... read more

Market ProfileMWKansas Needs More Rural Grocery Stores, But A Spoiler Halts Some Plans

Kansas Needs More Rural Grocery Stores, But A Spoiler Halts Some Plans

by Terrie Ellerbee/associate editor   There are small towns in Kansas begging for grocery stores. There also are small towns in Kansas that have... read more

Market ProfileSEPublix Reigns Supreme In Its Home Market

Publix Reigns Supreme In Its Home Market

But specialty retailers, new online delivery biz gain attention Publix Super Markets has long been the dominant grocer in Florida—in the central portion... read more

Market ProfileSWFormat Agility Helps Brookshire Brothers Meet Community Needs

Format Agility Helps Brookshire Brothers Meet Community Needs

Brookshire Brothers expanded its super­market count by five and convenience operations by six stores over the last year. Jerry Johnson, president and... read more

Market ProfileWLow-Price Retailers, Latino Market Activity Shifts Competition In SoCal

Low-Price Retailers, Latino Market Activity Shifts Competition In SoCal

Like most of America, Southern California is seeing some modest economic improvement. However, the state still has a long way to go before real change... read more

Market ProfileSWNorth Texas Continues To Be Dynamic Marketplace

North Texas Continues To Be Dynamic Marketplace

by Terrie Ellerbee/associate editor In March last year, Albertson’s LLC bought 877 stores from Supervalu, and while that was a major news story, it was... read more

Market ProfileSWNew Mexico’s Enchanting Garnet Discovery Brings Promise Of Economic Boost

New Mexico’s Enchanting Garnet Discovery Brings Promise Of Economic Boost

Clayton is a rural town located at the intersection of Highways 56, 412, 64 and 87 in northeastern New Mexico. Wikipedia describes Clayton, with a population... read more