Consumer Trends http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27791/more en New hires at Albertsons/Safeway, four years of Mariano's and other trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/new-hires-albertsonssafeway-four-years-marianos-and-other-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Popular stories this week on SN include the new leadership announcements from Safeway and Albertsons once they complete their merger, Roche Bros.' farmstand promotion and Smart & Final beginning public trading. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/new-hires-albertsonssafeway-four-years-marianos-and-other-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/new-hires-albertsonssafeway-four-years-marianos-and-other-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Store Design & Construction SN Surveys Photo Gallery Albertsons LLC Roche Bros. Supermarkets Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:07:00 +0000 491621 at http://supermarketnews.com Lowes Foods to name top local supplier http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/lowes-foods-name-top-local-supplier <div class="node-body article-body">Sixteen Carolina businesses are competing in Lowes Foods’ “Local Biz Bowl.” </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/lowes-foods-name-top-local-supplier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/lowes-foods-name-top-local-supplier#comments Latest News Consumer Trends Marketing Lowe's Food Stores Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:14:00 +0000 491481 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Grocery of the future, Kroger's big stores and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-grocery-future-krogers-big-stores-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">SN newsletter readers were also intrigued by articles about the acquisition of Grocery Outlet, The Fresh Market's expansion and health at the supermarket. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-grocery-future-krogers-big-stores-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-grocery-future-krogers-big-stores-and-more-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Photo Gallery Albertsons Dollar General Family Dollar Stores Grocery Outlet Kroger Co. The Fresh Market Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:43:00 +0000 491061 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: ‘Future Foods’ on parade in Brooklyn http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-future-foods-parade-brooklyn <div class="node-body gallery-body">A collection of food entrepreneurs and nascent brands presented their takes on the future of food as part of the first annual Future Food Expo at the Taste Talks event Sept. 13 and 14 in Brooklyn, N.Y.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-future-foods-parade-brooklyn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-future-foods-parade-brooklyn#comments Consumer Trends Center Store Photo Gallery FreshDirect Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:41:00 +0000 490651 at http://supermarketnews.com How many customers do YOU lose? http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/how-many-customers-do-you-lose <div class="node-body article-body">Do you know how many customers abandon their shopping trip? Or come once and never return? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/how-many-customers-do-you-lose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/how-many-customers-do-you-lose#comments Consumer Trends 2014 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:04:00 +0000 490371 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Specialty butters in a nutshell http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-specialty-butters-nutshell <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nut butter sales are sky-rocketing and the variety has never been greater.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-specialty-butters-nutshell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/gallery-specialty-butters-nutshell#comments Consumer Trends Center Store Photo Gallery Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:45:00 +0000 490241 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers seek insights-driven trading partners: Kantar http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/retailers-seek-insights-driven-trading-partners-kantar <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers are looking for manufacturers to come to the table with ideas grounded in shopper insights and the readiness to co-create customized programs and innovations, show the findings of Kantar Retail’s 2014 Category Leadership Study. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/retailers-seek-insights-driven-trading-partners-kantar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supplier-news/retailers-seek-insights-driven-trading-partners-kantar#comments Latest News Consumer Trends Supplier News Shopper Insights Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:45:00 +0000 489881 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Market Basket lessons, Family Dollar bidding war and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stories in the SN newsletter on a new Mariano's store, how Sprouts ensures the lowest prices, and Uber's food delivery plans also caught readers' attention. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-market-basket-lessons-family-dollar-bidding-war-and-more-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Demoulas Market Basket Dollar General Family Dollar Stores Mariano's Fresh Market Meijer Inc. Peapod Sprouts Farmers Market Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:02:00 +0000 489631 at http://supermarketnews.com McCann on Ahold’s digital future, private label http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label <div class="node-body article-body">In Part 2 of SN’s exclusive interview with Ahold chief operating officer James McCann, he discusses his views on the competitive landscape, its appetite for growth, and Ahold USA’s Internet and private label strategies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/mccann-ahold-s-digital-future-private-label#comments Consumer Trends Technology Ahold USA Private Label Ahold USA James McCann Online 2014 Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488771 at http://supermarketnews.com New Keurig designed not to work with private label pods http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-keurig-designed-not-work-private-label-pods <div class="node-body article-body">Kroger, Meijer, Ahold and H-E-B are among the chains that will begin merchandising the new Keurig 2.0 hot beverage brewing system this week, according to a Keurig spokesperson. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-keurig-designed-not-work-private-label-pods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/new-keurig-designed-not-work-private-label-pods#comments Latest News Beverage Consumer Trends Shopper Insights Ahold H-E-B Kroger Co. Meijer Inc. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:47:00 +0000 488811 at http://supermarketnews.com