LAS VEGAS — Retailers need to reinvent the grocery store in the wake of the economic downturn, and in many ways that means starting from scratch, said Wendy Liebmann, founder, chief executive officer and chief shopper, WSL Strategic Retail. “Our role now is reinvention,” she said. “We need to restate the worth of this place. There are so many places to buy groceries. Why are you worth it?” Among the solutions is “to be the health and wellness store,” she said. Other routes include making ...

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