Currently Viewing All West Articles
Independent Store NewsReport: Mi Pueblo Says It Might Have To Liquidate

Report: Mi Pueblo Says It Might Have To Liquidate

Mi Pueblo has limited options to re-emerge from bankruptcy protection and faces the possibility of having to liquidate its 21 stores and abandon its 3,260... read more

Store NewsPalm Desert, Calif., Whole Foods Will Open This Fall

Palm Desert, Calif., Whole Foods Will Open This Fall

A new Whole Foods store in Palm Desert, Calif., will open this fall at One Eleven Town Center, at the corner of Highway 111 and Town Center Way. Casey... read more

Independent Store NewsNorthgate Gonzalez Opens South L.A. Store

Northgate Gonzalez Opens South L.A. Store

Northgate Gonzalez Markets opened a new store in South Los Angeles last week at 944 E. Slauson Ave. The opening marks 39 stores in California for the Anaheim-based... read more

Independent Store NewsC&K Market, Santa Rita Wine Partner With Cell Phones For Soldiers

C&K Market, Santa Rita Wine Partner With Cell Phones For Soldiers

Brookings, Ore.-based C&K Market is partnering with Santa Rita Wine and nonprofit Cell Phones For Soldiers Inc. in asking local residents to help troops... read more

Store NewsKlug Becomes WAFC’s First Woman President, Group Elects Other Board Members

Klug Becomes WAFC’s First Woman President, Group Elects Other Board Members

The Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) elected its first woman president at its 93rd annual convention in Honolulu, Hawaii, last week. Sue Klug... read more

Industry NewsNestle USA, Superior Grocers Team Up To Help Local  Boys & Girls Clubs

Nestle USA, Superior Grocers Team Up To Help Local Boys & Girls Clubs

Nestle USA, under its El Mejor Nido (“The Best Nest”) platform, and Superior Grocers have launched a campaign specifically designed to help... read more

SuppliersFruit Processor Frulact Signs Agreement For First U.S. Plant

Fruit Processor Frulact Signs Agreement For First U.S. Plant

Frulact, an international fruit processor based in Portugal, has signed a development agreement with the city of Rupert, Idaho, to build its first U.S.... read more

Store NewsNatural Grocers Opening Second Utah Store Today

Natural Grocers Opening Second Utah Store Today

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is opening its second Utah location today, at 1075 North Main St., Suite 110, in Logan. “We are thrilled to expand... read more