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.

Posts by David Orgel

in Viewpoints Oct 26, 2015

What the two R’s can learn from each other

You'd be surprised by how much the two R’s — retailers and restaurants — have in common, even excluding the obvious fact that both sell food....More
in Viewpoints Sep 28, 2015

Why ‘middle’ is no longer a dirty word for supermarkets

The worst thing about conventional wisdom is it’s often mistaken for absolute truth. Case in point is the assumption that supermarkets are stuck in....More
in Viewpoints Sep 01, 2015

Why supermarkets are only fair in health and wellness

Supermarkets are ringing up healthy sales in wellness, but a new industry survey shows supermarkets' efforts leave a lot to be desired — by their....More
in Viewpoints Jul 29, 2015

Five reasons why nonfoods need a bigger stage

You don’t have to be in the food retail industry to know many supermarkets don’t consider nonfoods a core segment — but there are a number of reasons....More
in Viewpoints Jun 29, 2015

Gen Y finally comes of age in retailers’ eyes

For years, Millennials were influential, but they weren’t moving the needle for supermarkets as much as hoped. Gen Y was on the radar, but not the....More
in Viewpoints May 26, 2015

Food industry 2025 comes into view

It’s only 2015 but we can already see 10 years out. That’s the conclusion of Technomic in a new and convincing report on where things are headed....More
in Viewpoints Apr 28, 2015

Five things retailers want from fresh food suppliers

SN just released the findings of its perishables state-of-the-industry survey, and the data will open some eyes....More
in SN Social Mar 10, 2015

At Expo West: Five key health and wellness takeaways for supermarkets

The evidence continues to build that supermarkets need health and wellness strategies as much as their shoppers do. Natural, organic and better-for-....More
in Viewpoints Mar 02, 2015

Playing offense with online shopping

There are lots of ways to approach online shopping, even if you’re just a one-store retailer, and you shouldn't let fear get in your way....More
in Viewpoints Feb 02, 2015

Independents dig deeper for differentiation strategies

Timed to coincide with the NGA Show in Las Vegas, SN has unveiled two research pieces that shed light on how independents approach differentiation....More
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