AUGUSTA, Maine — A Hannaford Bros. store here that was supposed to be closed for Christmas opened to provide food for local workers who were seeking to restore power to the storm-ravaged region, Hannaford said....More
2014 could herald the introduction of new business models that seek to solve the challenges of serving certain low-income areas with affordable and nutritious food offerings, according to some observers....More
ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew M Cuomo on Tuesday unveiled a partnership with Wal-Mart Stores, online grocer FreshDirect and beverage giant PepsiCo to deliver 3,000 meals to needy families this week....More
Local food pantries are a little fuller thanks to a donation by Hy-Vee of 1,000 frozen turkeys to Churches United of the Quad-City Area. The donation helped kick off Hy-Vee's corporate-wide effort to donate 10,000 turkeys in 10 cities over 10 days....More
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Believe in Heroes cause-marketing campaign, now in its fourth year, has evolved to become what might be the largest effort of its kind, according to Acosta Sales & Marketing, which created and oversees the effort....More
LUBBOCK, Texas — Market Street is marking Diabetes Awareness Month this November with free glucose screenings, easy diabetes shopping store tours and diabetes-friendly product promotions, according to the retailer....More
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Hy-Vee here said Tuesday it has launched Hy-Vee Homefront, an expansion of its efforts to increase awareness and support for organizations that serve military members, veterans and their families....More
CHICAGO – The grand reopening of a downtown Jewel-Osco here is the first of more than 25 remodels planned for the market that feature expanded service and more perishable offerings and specialty product.