IRVINE, Calif. -- Wild Oats has unveiled an umbrella concept at a new store here that consolidates existing deli programs and new food-service elements, according to officials with the 105-store, multiple-banner chain. With its emphasis on fresh, made-to-order meals, as well as an expanded produce department, the larger-sized store will serve as a prototype for other units the retailer plans to open in coming months, they said. The centerpiece of the store is the gourmet world deli, ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.