Can openers are far from obsolete, but they are no longer necessary for a growing number of canned foods that now feature easier-to-open lids. The packaging trend is making an impression throughout the Center Store, spanning categories from canned soup and pet food, to coffee and tuna. The lids are making a difference at the point of purchase, catering to consumers who are looking for food that's not only easy to prepare, but also easy to remove from the package, said Maryann Cherry, ...

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