The New Consumer http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27791/more en Whole Foods opens 'the 2ND' at El Segundo store http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/whole-foods-opens-2nd-el-segundo-store <div class="node-body article-body">Jackfruit “crab” cakes, cauliflower nachos and “boozy” gelato are on the menu at Whole Foods’ new the 2ND bar and restaurant, located within its El Segundo store. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/whole-foods-opens-2nd-el-segundo-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/whole-foods-opens-2nd-el-segundo-store#comments News The New Consumer Registration Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:40:00 +0000 551931 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Whole Foods opened the new bar and restaurant inside its El Segundo, Calif., store.</p> Natural retailers honored at Expo East http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/natural-retailers-honored-expo-east <div class="node-body article-body">Turnip Truck, a Nashville-based natural foods store whose reputation for quality prepared foods is helping extend its reach beyond core natural shoppers, was one of four natural food merchants honored as Retailers of the Year by New Hope Network at Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore late Friday.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/natural-retailers-honored-expo-east" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/natural-retailers-honored-expo-east#comments News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Organic & Natural Sustainability Prepared Foods Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:29:00 +0000 551891 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Alameda Natural Grocery, San Francisco, was one of four natural food merchants honored as Retailers of the Year by <em>New Hope Network</em> at Natural Products Expo East.</p> New Hope Network Walmart-Jet.com could 'own' online pricing, sources say http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/walmart-jetcom-could-own-online-pricing-sources-say <div class="node-body article-body">The marriage of Wal-Mart Stores and Jet.com represents an opportunity to establish the biggest — and arguably the first — truly price-focused brand in the virtual shopping world, observers said.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/walmart-jetcom-could-own-online-pricing-sources-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/walmart-jetcom-could-own-online-pricing-sources-say#comments News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Online Retail Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:40:00 +0000 551831 at http://supermarketnews.com Millennials with kids buy the most organics http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/millennials-kids-buy-most-organics <div class="node-body article-body">Parents who are Millennials comprise the biggest group of organic buyers in the U.S., according to Organic Trade Association research.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/millennials-kids-buy-most-organics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/millennials-kids-buy-most-organics#comments News The New Consumer Organic & Natural Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:50:00 +0000 551781 at http://supermarketnews.com Thinkstock Trader Joe's openings to crowd 365, bfresh http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/trader-joe-openings-crowd-365-bfresh <div class="node-body article-body">Trader Joe's this week announced three new store openings, including two that would encroach on new outlets of similarly positioned small stores from Whole Foods Market and Ahold, and a third opposite a Sprouts Farmers Market store.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/trader-joe-openings-crowd-365-bfresh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/trader-joe-openings-crowd-365-bfresh#comments News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Store Design & Construction Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:45:00 +0000 551611 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Trader Joe&#39;s openings include one near bfresh in&nbsp;Allston, Mass.</p> H-E-B rolls out 'free-from' private label line http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/h-e-b-rolls-out-free-private-label-line <div class="node-body article-body">H-E-B is rolling out a new private label line that excludes more than 200 synthetic ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup and artificial flavors. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/h-e-b-rolls-out-free-private-label-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/h-e-b-rolls-out-free-private-label-line#comments News The New Consumer Organic & Natural Private Label Fri, 16 Sep 2016 14:59:00 +0000 551511 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>The new line is &quot;free from&quot; partially hydrogenated oils, artificial flavors and other synthetic ingredients.</p> NPD: Urban Millennials using craft brewers at home http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/npd-urban-millennials-using-craft-brewers-home <div class="node-body article-body">Young urban consumers are embracing craft coffee brewing methods such as pour over cones, French presses, and vacuum brewers, according to an NPD Group report. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/npd-urban-millennials-using-craft-brewers-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/npd-urban-millennials-using-craft-brewers-home#comments News The New Consumer Beverage Center Store Thu, 15 Sep 2016 15:17:00 +0000 551441 at http://supermarketnews.com Analyst: Scale back on e-commerce and marketing to Millennials http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/analyst-stop-investing-internet-and-marketing-millennials <div class="node-body article-body">Now here’s a switch. Food and consumable retailers should dial back investments in e-commerce and their focus on Millennials in favor of stepping up old-fashioned promotional spending at stores and marketing to households with children.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/analyst-stop-investing-internet-and-marketing-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/analyst-stop-investing-internet-and-marketing-millennials#comments News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Online Retail Registration Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:01:00 +0000 551431 at http://supermarketnews.com <ol> <li>&nbsp;</li> </ol> GMA Q&A: What you should know about SmartLabel http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/gma-qa-what-you-should-know-about-smartlabel <div class="node-body article-body">GMA leadership speaks out on the controversial SmartLabel technology.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/gma-qa-what-you-should-know-about-smartlabel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/gma-qa-what-you-should-know-about-smartlabel#comments News The New Consumer Marketing Organic & Natural Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:14:00 +0000 551341 at http://supermarketnews.com Hartman: Urban growth spurring food culture change http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/hartman-urban-growth-spurring-food-culture-change <div class="node-body article-body">The growing popularity of urban metropolitan areas in the U.S. — a movement led largely by Millennials abandoning small towns and outlying areas in search of a more vibrant lifestyle — is triggering changes in food culture and deepening divisions between the expectations of shoppers in urban areas and those elsewhere, according to a new study by the Hartman Group.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/hartman-urban-growth-spurring-food-culture-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/new-consumer/hartman-urban-growth-spurring-food-culture-change#comments News The New Consumer Registration Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:31:00 +0000 551331 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>This sign in Whole Foods&#39; latest St. Louis store leaves no&nbsp;doubt about what&#39;s not in its meat offering.</p>