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.

Posts by Michael Garry

in Viewpoints Dec 10, 2012

U.S. Retailers Should Follow U.K. Regarding HFCs

Supermarket refrigerant leaks are the second largest source of HFC emissions in the U.S....More
in SN Social Nov 12, 2012

SN Poll Results: Best Online Grocery Shopping Model

A combination of store pick-up and home delivery – rather than either method individually – was deemed the best way to fulfill online grocery orders....More
in SN Social Oct 29, 2012

SN Poll Results: Retailers Split on Big Data

Retailers answering SN’s poll on Big Data — the accumulation of digital information on consumers — see it more as a boon to marketing possibilities (....More
in Viewpoints Oct 13, 2012

Help Industry Make Progress by Sharing Refrigeration Data

HFC-free refrigeration has gone mainstream in the U.K....More
in Total Access Sep 11, 2012

FMI Energy 2012: Collaboration is the Holy Grail of Food Retailing

Collaboration is a word and concept often trumpeted in the food retailing industry: Collaboration between retailers and manufacturers, and, within....More
in Total Access Sep 11, 2012

FMI Energy 2012: Retail Innovation and Cupcake Withdrawals

You never know what you will learn at a conference. Today at the FMI Energy....More
in Total Access Sep 10, 2012

FMI Energy 2012: Geeky but Essential

Today the Food Marketing Institute’s Energy....More
in Viewpoints Aug 25, 2012

Industry Needs to Lobby for New Energy Laws

Climate change is having a direct impact on the food industry, which needs to lobby Congress for new energy laws....More
in Viewpoints Jun 18, 2012

Brands Need to Protect Veracity of Product Data

Kroger is working to ensure that the product data which gets out to consumers — particularly health-related information on nutrition and allergens —....More
in Viewpoints May 12, 2012

A Personal Take on the Evolution of Scan It!

It’s rare that I get a bird’s eye view of the retail technology I cover for SN, but that has been the case with the Scan It! shopping system offered....More
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