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Sep 12, 2013

After M&A News, Albertson's Facebook Response On the Mark While Fresh & Easy Stays Silent

Though comments on a Facebook post about Albertsons’ acquisition of The United Family were largely negative, the retailer took the time to craft....More
Sep 10, 2013

Cutting Double Coupons Unlikely to Hurt Kroger

Some shoppers love their double coupons. They love them so much that they can barely fathom a double-couponless world. If that world existed, surely....More
Aug 22, 2013

Should Supermarkets Worry About Drug Store Food Sales Growth?

Food sales at drug stores have surged in the past year, thanks in part to a dedicated push by some of the largest chains. What does this mean for....More
Aug 20, 2013

3 Ways Retailers Can Use ‘Tweet Chats’

A “tweet chat” is a new type of social media activity that has potential to help retailers form closer relationships with their shopper social media....More
Aug 16, 2013

Retailers Reassure Customers On Cotton Candy Grapes

A new variety of grapes that claims to taste like cotton candy has just hit stores, but some retailers have had to reassure customers who mistakenly....More
Aug 12, 2013

Retailers Use Shark Week to Promote Seafood

Last week, a few retailers joined in the Shark Week mania to show off the seafood department or just have some fun on their Facebook pages....More
Jul 31, 2013

Wal-Mart, Aldi Face Off Against Established Minneapolis Retailers [With Map]

If variety is the spice of life, then consider Minneapolis well-seasoned....More
Jul 10, 2013

Harris Teeter Adds Fuel to Facebook Flame

It’s great that Harris Teeter wants to keep shoppers informed during this process, but the retailer failed to provide personalized responses to....More
Jul 02, 2013

Retailers Showcase Fresh With Vine Videos

Retailers seem to be finding that the Vine video format particularly lends itself to highlighting the store’s fresh departments....More
May 09, 2013

A Suspicious Mind: 5 Ways to Deter Theft

Nine in 10 retailers say they have been victims of ORC in the past 12 months, and more retailers say the activity is on the rise, according to....More
May 07, 2013

Retailers Promote Freebies for Moms

Retailers across the country are promoting in-store tastings and giving out flowers this week in honor of Mother’s Day....More
May 06, 2013

Most Viewed Stories: A&P, Publix, Kroger

Most viewed content on SupermarketNews.com for the week of April 28....More
Apr 23, 2013

Most Viewed Stories: Acquisitions and Sales

Most viewed content on SupermarketNews.com for the week of April 15....More
Apr 15, 2013

Most Viewed Stories: Kroger and Albertsons Look Ahead

Most viewed content on SupermarketNews.com for the week of April 8....More
Apr 10, 2013

More of the Summit on Twitter

The Shopper Marketing Summit wrapped up on Wednesday, but industry stakeholders kept talking right through the end, as they sat in on educational....More
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Liz Webber

Liz Webber is Engagement Director / Fresh Market Editor at Supermarket News. She covers fresh foods for the magazine and creates multimedia, blog posts and other content for the website. She joined...

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Carol Angrisani is an associate editor at Supermarket News. Along with covering the packaged goods beat, she also manages SN’s annual private-label and ethnic marketing supplements. Carol...
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