Let's face it, supermarkets are an easy target for criticism. They are ubiquitous and embedded in our culture. Almost everyone who enters a supermarket has strong opinions on what these retailers are doing well and poorly. Lately some media outlets have been publishing negative appraisals of grocery stores. "The classic supermarket is adrift, unsure of how to hold shoppers who are demanding nicer stores, organic produce, hearth-baked bread and artisan cheeses à all without paying too ...

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