Supermarket News has named three retail company winners of its 2016 Retail Achievement Awards, which will be presented at SN’s The New Consumer event, taking place Sept. 14-15 at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis.
Whole Foods Market expects to determine how much cannibalization a 365 location has on its legacy format when it opens the third 365 store — in Bellevue, Wash. — in September, John Mackey, co-CEO, told investors Wednesday....More
Online grocery ordering and delivery service Shipt has secured $20.1 million in Series A funding, which the company said would be used to expand to new markets and develop additional partnerships with retailers....More
Whole Foods Market opened Tuesday in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood, bringing along a host of local food vendors and establishing another destination for foodies in one of the city’s trendiest neighborhoods.
Online farmer's market Farmigo quietly shut down its retail operations last week but the company will continue to operate as a provider of software for farmers participating in community supported agriculture while seeking partners to take over its logistics and delivery operations....More
Members of Generation Z are seeking products that provide both an experience and instant gratification, according to the findings of a study of more than 2,000 Americans ages 14-19, by San Diego-based Interactions, a retail marketing firm....More