Peter Perrotta

Peter
Perrotta
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TRANSORA LOOKS TO INVESTORS FOR FUTURE 
CHICAGO -- Officials at Transora here, one of the three major electronic food exchanges, have embarked on a mission to meet with all 57 of its investors
TRANSORA LAYS OFF 24, SAYS COLLABORATION NEEDED 
CHICAGO -- Transora, one of the three major electronic exchanges serving the food industry, has laid off 24 workers in a cost-cutting move.Transora CEO
INFLUENCING IN-STORE DECISIONS 
For banana sales, the summer months are traditionally slow. For new dairy spreads, shelf space is limited. And, for frozen hot-dog hors d'oeuvres, getting
THE FUEL OF THE FUTURE? 
A little-paid-attention-to seminar at this year's Productivity Conference in Houston was one entitled: Alternative Fuel Trucks -- One Company's Experience
ALBERTSON'S LAUNCHES LOYALTY PROGRAM IN DALLAS-FORT WORTH 
BOISE, Idaho -- For the first time in its 62-year history, Albertson's here last week said it began offering a Preferred Savings Card at stores operating
NASH FINCH SPEEDS UP WITH ITS 'NASHNET' 
MINNEAPOLIS -- Officials at Nash Finch here are hoping a new Web-based information system linking all of its corporate and independent stores will help
GOOD DATA CAN HELP PREVENT ACCIDENTS IN THE WORKPLACE 
HOUSTON -- Maintaining key data on warehouse and distribution center accidents can go a long way in preventing the accidents from occurring in the first
REPORT: LOGISTICS IS KEY GROWTH IMPERATIVE 
HOUSTON -- Retail and wholesale food distributors need to become more efficient at logistics or they will continue to lose sales and volume to bigger
TECHNOLOGY HELPS MANAGE SUPPLY CHAIN 
Peter Abell spends a lot of his time studying the latest technological trends in food-retailing logistics.As the director of retail research for AMR Research,
SAVINGS LOOM IN WAL-MART'S E-CHECKS 
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- A leading industry observer of Wal-Mart said a new pilot the retailer is testing that converts personal checks into electronic payment
NYC-AREA FOOD RETAILERS WELCOME ADDED SECURITY 
NEW YORK -- Unprecedented traffic delays in and around the New York City area in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks here have caused some
GIANT EAGLE IMPLEMENTS VOICE-AIDED ORDER PICKING 
PITTSBURGH -- Officials at Giant Eagle here said they are anticipating a chainwide rollout of a state-of-the-art, voice-activated, hands-free order picking
WAITING FOR THE OTHER SHOE TO FALL? 
Marketplaces are created when sellers and buyers come together to do business. That is a simple economic concept, but one that also tends to get obfuscated
ALBERTSON'S WILL BROADEN ENERGY CONSERVATION 
BOISE, Idaho -- Albertson's said last week it plans to expand its energy conservation program to all of its 2,514 stores.Albertson's had implemented the
SHAW'S OFFERS DISCOUNTED TRAVEL SERVICE 
WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Shaw's Supermarkets here last week began rewarding its loyal club card customers and store employees a discounted membership
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