Supervalu http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27795/more en Customers upbeat on Supervalu moves http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/customers-upbeat-supervalu-moves <div class="node-body article-body">The consolidation by Minneapolis-based Supervalu of three regional distribution operations down to two was a necessary move to enable the wholesaler to cut costs while it attempts to boost sales, industry observers told SN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/customers-upbeat-supervalu-moves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/customers-upbeat-supervalu-moves#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Supervalu Festival Foods Mark Skogen Niemann Foods Rich Niemann Supervalu Online 2014 Mon, 07 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 470081 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu streamlines wholesale operations http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-streamlines-wholesale-operations <div class="node-body article-body">Supervalu, Minneapolis, said Thursday it is reducing its independent business organization from three regions down to two to reduce operating costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-streamlines-wholesale-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-streamlines-wholesale-operations#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Supervalu Supervalu wholesalers Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:32:00 +0000 468101 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu pressuring pork suppliers on gestation crates http://supermarketnews.com/supervalu-pressuring-pork-suppliers-gestation-crates <div class="node-body link-body">One of the country's largest grocery companies is joining others who are pressuring pork suppliers to stop using restrictive gestation crates for their pigs.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supervalu-pressuring-pork-suppliers-gestation-crates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Meat Supervalu Recommended Reading Wed, 12 Mar 2014 18:29:00 +0000 466941 at http://supermarketnews.com Two Supervalu directors resign after Safeway-Albertsons deal http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/two-supervalu-directors-resign-after-safeway-albertsons-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Supervalu said two of its directors, Mark Neporent and Lenard Tessler, have resigned from the board because of their ties to Cerbrus Captial Management, which announced Thursday that it is buying Safeway, a Supervalu competitor, through its AB Acquisition holdings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/two-supervalu-directors-resign-after-safeway-albertsons-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/two-supervalu-directors-resign-after-safeway-albertsons-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Safeway Supervalu Albertsons Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Supervalu Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:32:00 +0000 466071 at http://supermarketnews.com Headwinds, opportunity for grocery stocks http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/headwinds-opportunity-grocery-stocks <div class="node-body article-body">Some analysts question whether the robust gains that food retailing stocks enjoyed last year can be sustained in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/headwinds-opportunity-grocery-stocks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/headwinds-opportunity-grocery-stocks#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Kroger Safeway Supervalu Acme Albertsons Dominick's Harris Teeter Jewel-Osco Kroger Co. Mariano's Fresh Market Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Registration Roundy's Supermarkets Safeway Save-A-Lot Shaw's Sprouts Farmers Market Supervalu The Fresh Market Whole Foods Market 2014 Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 459261 at http://supermarketnews.com Mergers Dominate Top 10 Articles of 2013 http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mergers-dominate-top-10-articles-2013 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>In a year of intense merger and acquisition activity for food retailers, it&rsquo;s not surprising that many of the most-read stories on SN&rsquo;s website in 2013 were related to such strategic maneuvering. A story about Costco&rsquo;s plans for growth tuned out to be the top story of the year, however, based on the number of online page views.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mergers-dominate-top-10-articles-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/mergers-dominate-top-10-articles-2013#comments Retail & Financial Kroger Supervalu Delhaize America Acme Albertsons Albertsons LLC Bi-Lo Costco Wholesale Corp. Delhaize America Harris Teeter Harveys Independents Jewel-Osco Mergers & Acquisitions Reid’s Shaw's Supervalu Sweetbay SN Social Fri, 20 Dec 2013 16:11:00 +0000 456581 at http://supermarketnews.com 2014 Prediction #1: Traditional Chains Continue to Outpace Wal-Mart http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/2014-prediction-1-traditional-chains-continue-outpace-wal-mart <div class="node-body article-body">Traditional supermarket chains will continue to outpace Wal-Mart Stores in same-store sales growth in 2014, assuming the economic recovery continues in a similar fashion, says analyst Andrew Wolf.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/2014-prediction-1-traditional-chains-continue-outpace-wal-mart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retailers/2014-prediction-1-traditional-chains-continue-outpace-wal-mart#comments Retailers Publix Walmart Kroger Safeway Supervalu Ahold USA Delhaize America Ahold USA Delhaize America Kroger Co. Publix Super Markets Registration Safeway Supervalu Wal-Mart Stores Whole Foods Market Winn-Dixie Stores 2014 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 455031 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Wal-Mart&#39;s lower-income customer base has yet to catch up to other demographics in the economic recovery.</p> Timeline: Albertsons From the Early Years http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/timeline-albertsons-early-years <div class="node-body article-body">Starting in1939, this timeline details siginificant events in Albertsons history. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/timeline-albertsons-early-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/timeline-albertsons-early-years#comments Retail & Financial Supervalu Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:39:00 +0000 454471 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu Cites Save-A-Lot Gains http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-cites-save-lot-gains <div class="node-body article-body">MINNEAPOLIS — Supervalu here said Thursday that it believes it is gaining some momentum at its limited-assortment Save-A-Lot banner.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-cites-save-lot-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/supervalu-cites-save-lot-gains#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Supervalu Limited Assortment Registration Sam Duncan Save-A-Lot Supervalu 2013 Fri, 18 Oct 2013 15:08:00 +0000 447642 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers Gain Traction in 1st Half http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/retailers-gain-traction-1st-half <div class="node-body article-body">More competitive pricing and slight improvements in the economy helped propel the industry to slightly better financial results during the first half of the calendar year, industry analysts told SN, and they said they expect those factors to continue to boost results moderately during the second half.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/retailers-gain-traction-1st-half" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/retailers-gain-traction-1st-half#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Kroger Safeway Supervalu Ahold USA Delhaize America Ahold USA Delhaize America Harris Teeter Ingles Markets Kroger Co. Registration Roundy's Supermarkets Safeway Stater Bros. Markets Supervalu Whole Foods Market 2013 Mon, 14 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 446362 at http://supermarketnews.com