Ahold USA http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27796/more en McCann: Workers driving change at Ahold http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-workers-driving-change-ahold <div class="node-body article-body">In the third and final installment of SN’s exclusive interview with James McCann, the Ahold USA COO discusses how the chain is bringing its “better every day” brand promise to life through a new coaching framework encouraging “bottom-up” improvements. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-workers-driving-change-ahold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-workers-driving-change-ahold#comments Retail & Financial Interviews Ahold USA Ahold USA Giant-Carlisle Giant-Landover James McCann Peapod Stop & Shop Online 2014 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488901 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 McCann on ‘Reshaping Retail’ http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-reshaping-retail <div class="node-body article-body">Following is Part 1 of a three-part transcript of the interview between SN retail editor Jon Springer and Ahold USA&rsquo;s chief operating officer James McCann, who discusses the origins and progress of the Reshaping Retail strategy and how it is being deployed at stores and with associates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-reshaping-retail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/mccann-reshaping-retail#comments Retail & Financial Interviews Ahold USA Ahold USA James McCann Online 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488541 at http://supermarketnews.com Look! No hands! — When devices go hand free http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free <div class="node-body article-body">James McCann looks at computing as a series of interface changes, leading directly to a revolution in grocery shopping.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/technology/look-no-hands-when-devices-go-hand-free#comments Technology Ahold USA Ahold USA James McCann Peapod Online 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488501 at http://supermarketnews.com What's in a name? 100 years of Stop & Shop http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whats-name-100-years-stop-shop <div class="node-body article-body">The company known today as Stop & Shop traces its origins to the Economy Grocery Store, opened by the Rabinovitz family in Somerville, Mass., 100 years ago this September.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whats-name-100-years-stop-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whats-name-100-years-stop-shop#comments Retail & Financial Ahold USA Ahold USA Northeast Stop & Shop Online 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488491 at http://supermarketnews.com James McCann’s ambitious vision: Ahold USA goes from 'good' to 'great' http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/james-mccann-s-ambitious-vision-ahold-usa-goes-good-great <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. COO James McCann’s ambitious vision: Go from ‘good’ to ‘great.’</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/james-mccann-s-ambitious-vision-ahold-usa-goes-good-great" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/james-mccann-s-ambitious-vision-ahold-usa-goes-good-great#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Interviews Ahold USA Ahold Ahold USA Giant-Carlisle Giant-Landover James McCann Peapod Stop & Shop Online 2014 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 488481 at http://supermarketnews.com U.S. sales, margins down for Ahold in Q2 http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-usa/us-sales-margins-down-ahold-q2 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Ahold on Thursday said it U.S. sales, operating income and margins decreased during the fiscal second quarter, reflecting a decision to absorb some of its commodity price increases while making price investments as part of its ongoing Reshaping Retail program.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-usa/us-sales-margins-down-ahold-q2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-usa/us-sales-margins-down-ahold-q2#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Ahold 2014 Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:25:00 +0000 488361 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Pick-up lines http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-pick-lines <div class="node-body gallery-body">Ahold is aggressively expanding its store pick-up service.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-pick-lines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-pick-lines#comments Ahold USA Online Retail Photo Gallery Ahold USA Peapod Stop & Shop Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:58:00 +0000 486791 at http://supermarketnews.com The day I turned my car into a cart http://supermarketnews.com/blog/day-i-turned-my-car-cart <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I was shopping in my local Stop &amp; Shop when I passed an endcap display for laundry detergent. While the detergent specials were enticing, what really caught my attention was a shelf sign jetting out from the display.</p> <p>The sign had a picture of a car and read, &ldquo;Turn Your Car into a Cart.&rdquo;<br /> &nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/viewpoints">Viewpoints</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/day-i-turned-my-car-cart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/day-i-turned-my-car-cart#comments SN Viewpoints Ahold USA Center Store Online Retail Ahold USA Peapod Stop & Shop Viewpoints Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:43:00 +0000 486271 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Top 25 Global Food Retailers 2014 http://supermarketnews.com/top-25-global-retailers/gallery-top-25-global-food-retailers-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Increased merger and acquisition activity in the U.S. grocery landscape and more insights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/top-25-global-retailers/gallery-top-25-global-food-retailers-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/top-25-global-retailers/gallery-top-25-global-food-retailers-2014#comments Walmart Supervalu Ahold USA Top 25 Global Retailers Photo Gallery Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:06:00 +0000 484891 at http://supermarketnews.com