David Orgel

Executive Director, Content & User Engagement, Supermarket News

David Orgel is executive director, content, of Supermarket News (SN) and its website, SupermarketNews.com. Orgel delivers his opinions on industry trends through a column and blog in Supermarket News. He has previously held editorial positions with other publications covering the business of retailing, including those focused on membership warehouse clubs, outlet stores, and department and specialty stores. He is a board member of the industry’s anti-hunger organization Making Change and chair of the Editorial Committee of American Business Media.

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Jun 09, 2014

Private label’s next acts on center store stage

SN's new Center Store Survey shows that retailers are bullish on the center aisles, in no small part because of continued success in private labels....More
May 19, 2014

Whole Foods goes 'radical' in face of big challenges

The nation’s largest natural foods retailer just drew skepticism after lowering financial projections in the wake of unprecedented levels of....More
May 05, 2014

From Publix to Aldi: How consumer passion drives retailer growth

SN just unveiled a first-time list of 15 food retailers that are among the fastest growing in terms of new store development. So what’s so special....More
Apr 21, 2014

Five timely insights about price and service battles

Price and service battles are playing out much like trench warfare in markets across the country, according to SN data that stems from a new....More
Apr 07, 2014

New recipes for success with Millennials

Treat Millennials as unique and special, because that’s important to this generation....More
Mar 25, 2014

Why industry collaboration has surged in importance

Anyone on the industry conference circuit knows this fact: The focus on industry collaboration efforts is heating up....More
Mar 10, 2014

Retailers dance to faster beat with local products

The fresh side offers the best example of the behind-the-scenes logistics involved in local product merchandising....More
Feb 25, 2014

Four timely questions about supermarket health boom

Coming soon is Natural Products Expo West, the giant annual exhibition and educational event, so it's appropriate here to examine four key questions....More
Feb 10, 2014

Independent retailers step up their offense

The annual NGA Show under way in Las Vegas is a time to spotlight the independent retail sector. Here are some examples of how independents are....More
Jan 27, 2014

Using common sense with Big Data

Opportunities usually come with challenges, but rarely are the two so linked as they are in Big Data....More
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