Industry Voices http://supermarketnews.com/blog/388981/feed Here you'll find a wide variety of industry stakeholders weighing in on the important issues that define today's retail food business. en How shopper trust varies by topic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail Feedback Group's national study of supermarket shoppers, the 2014 U.S. Supermarket Experience Study, asked shoppers to rate their primary supermarket’s performance on a number of “trust issues.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic#comments Industry Voices Technology Food Safety Industry Voices Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 494731 at http://supermarketnews.com Local: It’s not just for produce anymore http://supermarketnews.com/blog/local-it-s-not-just-produce-anymore <div class="node-body blog-body">For the smart retailer, these products present a golden opportunity. The smart retailer will join forces with these independent inventors, and feature their food in our stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/local-it-s-not-just-produce-anymore" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/local-it-s-not-just-produce-anymore#comments Industry Voices Produce Center Store Industry Voices Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:10:00 +0000 490101 at http://supermarketnews.com Always prepare for the worst http://supermarketnews.com/blog/always-prepare-worst <div class="node-body blog-body">Given that crises take a toll on stakeholder relationships, financial success and reputations, what can you do to help minimize the negative impact? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/always-prepare-worst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/always-prepare-worst#comments Retail & Financial Industry Voices Industry Voices Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:01:00 +0000 488741 at http://supermarketnews.com Reduce shoplifting, increase profitability http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability <div class="node-body blog-body">Managing vendor, employee and consumer shrink is one of the industry’s greatest bugbears and one likely to grow in coming years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/reduce-shoplifting-increase-profitability#comments Industry Voices Technology Industry Voices Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:35:00 +0000 488131 at http://supermarketnews.com The challenge of Hispanic retailers in the U.S. http://supermarketnews.com/blog/challenge-hispanic-retailers-us <div class="node-body blog-body">The Hispanic demographic will continue to evolve, so it’s up to Hispanic retailers to continue evolving with them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/challenge-hispanic-retailers-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/challenge-hispanic-retailers-us#comments Consumer Trends Industry Voices Center Store Ethnic Mi Pueblo Food Centers Industry Voices Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:32:00 +0000 487511 at http://supermarketnews.com Why retailers and suppliers should attend next year’s FMI Connect http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-and-suppliers-should-attend-next-year-s-fmi-connect <div class="node-body blog-body">FMI’s return to an annual trade show — FMI Connect: The Global Food Retail Experience — was an important step in maintaining the connectivity of our industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-and-suppliers-should-attend-next-year-s-fmi-connect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-and-suppliers-should-attend-next-year-s-fmi-connect#comments Retail & Financial Industry Voices 2014 FMI Connect Industry Voices Wed, 06 Aug 2014 19:16:00 +0000 486311 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers should remove junk food from checkout aisles http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-should-remove-junk-food-checkout-aisles <div class="node-body blog-body">In an age when people struggle with obesity and diabetes, promoting impulse purchases of candy and soda in the checkout aisle is irresponsible and unethical.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-should-remove-junk-food-checkout-aisles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-should-remove-junk-food-checkout-aisles#comments Industry Voices Marketing Health & Wellness Industry Voices Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:35:00 +0000 485031 at http://supermarketnews.com Cybercrime compromises more than data http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cybercrime-compromises-more-data <div class="node-body blog-body">What can you do to limit the reputational fallout from a a data security breach? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cybercrime-compromises-more-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/cybercrime-compromises-more-data#comments Retail & Financial Industry Voices Industry Voices Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:33:00 +0000 480151 at http://supermarketnews.com How grocery retailers can deliver more value through personalized marketing http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-grocery-retailers-can-deliver-more-value-through-personalized-marketing <div class="node-body blog-body">From relevant offers to tailored solutions, here's how grocery retailers can deliver more value through personalized marketing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-grocery-retailers-can-deliver-more-value-through-personalized-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-grocery-retailers-can-deliver-more-value-through-personalized-marketing#comments Industry Voices Marketing Industry Voices Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:53:00 +0000 479011 at http://supermarketnews.com Pest management challenges and best practices for grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pest-management-challenges-and-best-practices-grocery-stores <div class="node-body blog-body">Pests need three things to survive: food, water and shelter. A well-stocked supermarket contains an overabundance of all three. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pest-management-challenges-and-best-practices-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pest-management-challenges-and-best-practices-grocery-stores#comments Bakery Industry Voices Deli Meat Center Store Industry Voices Tue, 17 Jun 2014 18:40:00 +0000 478331 at http://supermarketnews.com