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Nov 18, 2013

Costco Draws New Praise for an Old Game 

Consistent strategy is lauded as a great strength by trading partners....More
Nov 18, 2013

The Grinch That Will Fail to Steal Christmas 

Will the Grinch put a stop to seasonal spending? Could it be the recovery soon will be ending?....More
Nov 04, 2013

Widen Recruitment Net to Avoid HR Crisis

A new approach to growing the candidate pool as market tightens....More
Nov 04, 2013

Can You Tell Me How to Get to Vegetable Street?

This latest partnership shows the produce industry is willing to step up its game....More
Oct 28, 2013

One Year Later: Ready for Another Sandy?

The industry needs to embrace important lessons from this monumental storm....More
Oct 28, 2013

The Supermarket of the Future Is Now

Losses to other channels should serve as a wake-up call for supermarkets to change their ways....More
Oct 21, 2013

And the Award for Digital Goes to … No One

An honest look at companies’ digital skill sets finds lots of room for improvement....More
Oct 21, 2013

Hannaford Helps Get Uninsured Up to Speed

Shoppers with health care questions find answers at Hannaford....More
Oct 14, 2013

Thinking ‘Small’ on a Big-Time Challenge

It’s time for suppliers to commit to working more closely with smaller retailers....More
Oct 14, 2013

Putting Out Fires While Legislators Fiddle

The food industry once again stepped up to the plate in a time of crisis....More
Sep 30, 2013

A Better Recipe for Succeeding With Chefs

It’s time to solidify the relatively new marriage between store and chef to help advance it....More
Sep 30, 2013

Retailers Cultivate Rich Food Experiences

Savvy retailers — both supermarkets and restaurants — are making food about more than just food....More
Sep 16, 2013

Kroger’s Prospects Hinge on Price Leadership

The giant retailer could become more vulnerable if its major competitors continue to invest in price....More
Sep 16, 2013

The Genome, Nutraceuticals and Your Store

Genetics will soon be used to identify individual preferences in taste, smell and texture....More
Sep 09, 2013

Retailers Embrace New Health Incentives

There’s a wider recognition of the need to tie healthy offerings to value and financial rewards....More
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David Orgel is executive director, content & user engagement, of Supermarket News (SN) and its website, SupermarketNews.com. Orgel delivers his opinions on industry trends through a bi-weekly...

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Jon Springer has been writing about food, food retailers and food retailing for more than 10 years, and is in his second tour of duty with Supermarket News. His prior experience includes covering the...
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