Financial Performance http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27792/more en Fresh Market absorbs inflation, reports Q3 increases http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-absorbs-inflation-reports-q3-increases <div class="node-body article-body">The Fresh Market, Greensboro, N.C., said the decision to absorb rising cost inflation while continuing to promote key categories helped boost sales while maintaining strong earnings for the third quarter ended Oct. 26.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-absorbs-inflation-reports-q3-increases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-absorbs-inflation-reports-q3-increases#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Quarterly Results The Fresh Market Thu, 20 Nov 2014 21:30:00 +0000 497081 at http://supermarketnews.com Acquisitions, investment spark Metro Q4 results http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/acquisitions-investment-spark-metro-q4-results <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Metro Inc. said sales in its fiscal fourth quarter improved by 3.9%, boosted by inflation and the acquisition of the Premi&egrave;re Moisson bakery.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/acquisitions-investment-spark-metro-q4-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/acquisitions-investment-spark-metro-q4-results#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Eric R. 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Quarterly Results Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:11:00 +0000 496951 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart comps turn positive in Q3 http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/walmart-comps-turn-positive-q3 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday reported its first quarterly U.S. comparable-store sales gain in nearly two years, but the modest increase came amid customer attrition and price inflation, and consumable comps were flat.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/walmart-comps-turn-positive-q3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/walmart-comps-turn-positive-q3#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Financial Performance Greg Foran Quarterly Results Wal-Mart Stores Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:23:00 +0000 496391 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold sales up slightly in Q3, boosted by Market Basket http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-sales-slightly-q3-boosted-market-basket <div class="node-body article-body">This summer's disruption at Market Basket helped Ahold post a gain of 1.2% in non-fuel ID sales in the third quarter, officials said Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-sales-slightly-q3-boosted-market-basket" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-sales-slightly-q3-boosted-market-basket#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Financial Performance Ahold USA Dick Boer Giant-Landover Quarterly Results Stop & Shop Thu, 13 Nov 2014 12:09:00 +0000 496381 at http://supermarketnews.com Promotions, inflation drive Publix Q3 sales http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/promotions-inflation-drive-publix-q3-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Comparable store sales at Publix Super Markets increased by 5% in the fiscal third quarter, but increased promotional activity and holding back of cost inflation drove margins down slightly. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/promotions-inflation-drive-publix-q3-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/promotions-inflation-drive-publix-q3-sales#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Publix Financial Performance Ed Crenshaw Publix Super Markets Quarterly Results Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:00:00 +0000 495491 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: C&S wins AWI bid, the salary survey and more trending articles http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-cs-wins-awi-bid-salary-survey-and-more-trending-articles <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stories in SN's e-newsletter about Food Lion's surprise CEO change, a new type of market in San Francisco, and grocery delivery via the U.S. Postal Service also piqued readers' interest. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-cs-wins-awi-bid-salary-survey-and-more-trending-articles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-cs-wins-awi-bid-salary-survey-and-more-trending-articles#comments Retail & Financial Kroger Supervalu Financial Performance Photo Gallery Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:57:00 +0000 495231 at http://supermarketnews.com Wakefern posts 4% annual sales gain http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wakefern-posts-4-annual-sales-gain <div class="node-body article-body">Wakefern Food Corp. said Thursday that retail sales improved by 4% to $14.7 billion during the fiscal year ended Sept. 27.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wakefern-posts-4-annual-sales-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wakefern-posts-4-annual-sales-gain#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Joseph S. Colalillo Joseph Sheridan ShopRite Wakefern Food Corp. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:15:00 +0000 495141 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Trader Joe's pumpkin mania, Whole Foods ads and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-trader-joes-pumpkin-mania-whole-foods-ads-and-more-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">SN's e-newsletter readers also liked special coverage of the Supplier Leadership Awards and PMA's Fresh Summit Convention & Expo. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-trader-joes-pumpkin-mania-whole-foods-ads-and-more-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-trader-joes-pumpkin-mania-whole-foods-ads-and-more-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Financial Performance Photo Gallery Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:54:00 +0000 494761 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: New Kroger, Delhaize America executives and other trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-new-kroger-delhaize-america-executives-and-other-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week's Top 10 also includes reader favorites such as Greg Foran's first Walmart U.S. speech, the Rouses lawsuit and Safeway quarterly results.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-new-kroger-delhaize-america-executives-and-other-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-new-kroger-delhaize-america-executives-and-other-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Store Design & Construction Financial Performance Photo Gallery Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:17:00 +0000 494091 at http://supermarketnews.com Costco boosts 2015 cap-ex, openings http://supermarketnews.com/membership-warehouse-clubs/costco-boosts-2015-cap-ex-openings <div class="node-body article-body">Costco Wholesale Corp. said Wednesday it expects to boost capital spending in fiscal 2015 by 25% to 35% to open 31 new warehouses and relocate four units; increase spending on remodeling activities; expand cross-dock depot operations; and increase levels of IT spending for modernization.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/membership-warehouse-clubs/costco-boosts-2015-cap-ex-openings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/membership-warehouse-clubs/costco-boosts-2015-cap-ex-openings#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Membership Warehouse Clubs Financial Performance Costco Wholesale Corp. Quarterly Results 2014 Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:13:00 +0000 492611 at http://supermarketnews.com