SN Social http://supermarketnews.com/blog/390891/feed SN Social en 3 trends being pioneered by Whole Foods http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods <div class="node-body blog-body">SN spoke to Whole Foods’ executive global grocery coordinator Errol Schweizer about the trends and product types it’s helping pioneer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/3-trends-being-pioneered-whole-foods#comments The New Consumer Health & Wellness Organic & Natural Speciality SN Social Tue, 22 Dec 2015 20:51:00 +0000 535101 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2015: Understanding why consumers make shopping decisions http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers can be broken down into five basic types, each with their own motivations for why they buy the things that they buy. Retailers can target specific groups with promotions tailored to their needs and preferences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-understanding-why-consumers-make-shopping-decisions#comments Produce & Floral Marketing PMA Fresh Summit SN Social Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:00:00 +0000 530311 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2015: FNV partners with celebrities to market produce http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce <div class="node-body blog-body">The Eat Brighter campaign to use Sesame Street characters to make produce more appealing to young children has been a huge success so far, but recently the industry came out with a new partnership to reach tweens and teens. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2015-fnv-partners-celebrities-market-produce#comments SN Social Produce & Floral Marketing PMA Fresh Summit SN Social Fri, 23 Oct 2015 21:15:00 +0000 530301 at http://supermarketnews.com McMillon, McMullen, each one side of the other http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other <div class="node-body blog-body">Dougie McMillon and Rodney McMullen, One can’t be beaten; the other, not sunken </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mcmillon-mcmullen-each-one-side-other#comments SN Social Walmart Kroger Doug McMillon Rodney McMullen SN Social Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:07:00 +0000 526651 at http://supermarketnews.com Readers voted: Here's the news event with biggest industry impact http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact <div class="node-body blog-body">SN has reported on a boatload of big news in food retailing in recent months, but which is the biggest story of them all, according to supermarketnews.com readers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/readers-voted-heres-news-event-biggest-industry-impact#comments Retail & Financial SN Social A&P Aldi Lidl Target Corp. Whole Foods Market SN Social Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:05:00 +0000 524741 at http://supermarketnews.com 5 ways retailers are snapping out of the stagnant-sales malaise http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise <div class="node-body blog-body">At a time when overall sales in traditional supermarkets remain unchanged, Americans are deeming differentiated products worth the investment. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-ways-retailers-are-snapping-out-stagnant-sales-malaise#comments SN Social Center Store Private Label Speciality SN Social Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:36:00 +0000 524381 at http://supermarketnews.com 5 facts from Kroger's latest Sustainability Report http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report <div class="node-body blog-body">Kroger's annual report highlighted impressive progress on sustainability while also revealing a few facts about the company as a whole. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report#comments Retail & Financial SN Social Kroger Sustainability SN Social Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18:04:00 +0000 523331 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger private label SKUs get tough love http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love <div class="node-body blog-body">As Kroger expands its corporate brand offerings, it also discontinues items that don’t perform. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love#comments Latest News SN Social Center Store Private Label SN Social Wed, 24 Jun 2015 20:32:00 +0000 521491 at http://supermarketnews.com Aldi tops SN readers' growth list http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list <div class="node-body blog-body">We invited readers to tell us which of the Growth List companies they think will grow the most in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list#comments SN Social Walmart Kroger Aldi Costco Wholesale Corp. Grocery Outlet Haggen Inc. Kroger Co. Save-A-Lot Sprouts Farmers Market Trader Joe's Market Wal-Mart Stores Whole Foods Market SN Social Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:51:00 +0000 521091 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart's plan for employees in 5 tweets http://supermarketnews.com/blog/walmarts-plan-employees-5-tweets <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>SN colleague Jon Springer live tweeted from the first day of Walmart&#39;s Annual Shareholder&#39;s Week in Fayetteville, Ark., Wednesday. He summarized the days events which focused heavily on <a href="http://supermarketnews.com/walmart/walmart-officials-outline-new-associate-initiatives" target="_blank">Walmart&#39;s plan for store associates</a>. There were 3,000 such employees in attendance.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/walmarts-plan-employees-5-tweets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/walmarts-plan-employees-5-tweets#comments Latest News Retail & Financial SN Social Walmart SN Social Wed, 03 Jun 2015 19:20:00 +0000 519631 at http://supermarketnews.com