Michael Garry

Supermarket News

Michael Garry has been the Technology Editor for Supermarket News since 2002. His beat encompasses in-store, headquarters and warehouse technology; supply chain logistics; sustainability; and food safety. Previously, he served as managing editor and editor-in-chief for RetailTech magazine. In total he has been covering retail technology topics since 1991.

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Sep 21, 2011

Keedoozle, Revisited

The amazing impact of digital technology on the retailing business may lead one to believe that nothing of great technological moment happened in....More
Sep 20, 2011

Losing the Refrigeration Race

When it comes to environmental action, the U.S., which should be leading the world, is lagging behind Europe and parts of Asia. This is true, for....More
Sep 19, 2011

Better Than the Emmys

Since retail refrigeration executives need to be on call 24/7, it probably wasn't too much of a strain for them to attend this morning's 7 am....More
Sep 17, 2011

Cool Times in Hotlanta

Atlanta is a good locale for this year’s Food Marketing Institute Energy....More
Mar 13, 2011

Laundering Cardboard

Besides all the great natural and organic food on display here at Expo West, environmentalism is another pervasive theme, as my colleague Bob....More
Mar 13, 2011

Ground Zero for Obesity

In some respects, it seems odd that Expo West would offer an educational session on food deserts -- communities lacking food outlets -- as it did on....More
Mar 12, 2011

Mobile Choices

Retailers interested in offering shoppers mobile shopping capability can offer a "native" app --such as via the iPhone or Android platforms -- or a....More
Mar 12, 2011

A Trade Show with Babies?

I have been to many, many trade shows in my life but this is the first one where I have seen an unusual number of children -- quite a few babies, as....More
Mar 11, 2011

Explaining Labels

The labels appearing on products are becoming a growing source of controversy and confusion. Consumers want and need straight information on the....More
Mar 10, 2011

Going Mobile, Naturally

The natural and organic products industry may have its roots in small natural foods shops espousing a simple back-to-nature philosophy, but these....More
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