Interviews http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27811/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 ‘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 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 How Mariano's CEO created his grocery empire http://supermarketnews.com/how-marianos-ceo-created-his-grocery-empire <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Bob Mariano of Inverness walked around the newly converted Mariano's grocery store in Northfield like a proud father.</p> </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/how-marianos-ceo-created-his-grocery-empire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Interviews Recommended Reading Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:13:00 +0000 469571 at http://supermarketnews.com Fareway leadership is a family affair http://supermarketnews.com/fareway-leadership-family-affair <div class="node-body link-body">An interview with Reynolds Cramer, the new chief executive of the family-owned Boone-based Fareway Stores Inc.</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/fareway-leadership-family-affair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Interviews Recommended Reading Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:43:00 +0000 469621 at http://supermarketnews.com The practice of consumer neuroscience http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/practice-consumer-neuroscience <div class="node-body article-body">Carl Marci is co-founder and chief science officer of Innerscope Research, which uses biometrics, eye tracking, facial coding and other techniques to predict consumer behavior.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/practice-consumer-neuroscience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/practice-consumer-neuroscience#comments Interviews Marketing 2014 Shopper Marketing Summit 2014 Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 466161 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA Show: Expo showcases solutions for independents http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/nga-show-expo-showcases-solutions-independents <div class="node-body article-body">Independent operators seeking to boost their top lines are attending this year’s National Grocers Association Show looking for new and better ideas, president and CEO Peter Larkin told SN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/nga-show-expo-showcases-solutions-independents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/nga-show-expo-showcases-solutions-independents#comments Retailers Retail & Financial Interviews National Grocers Association NGA Peter Larkin Registration 2014 Mon, 10 Feb 2014 10:59:00 +0000 461631 at http://supermarketnews.com Industry CEOs Cautiously Optimistic Heading Into Second Half of Year http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/industry-ceos-cautiously-optimistic-heading-second-half-year <div class="node-body article-body">Food retailers and wholesalers around the country have seen uneven results in the first half of the year, but for the most part are confident that their sales will continue to improve, or at least remain even as the economy lurches ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/interviews/industry-ceos-cautiously-optimistic-heading-second-half-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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Markets United Supermarkets 2013 Mon, 01 Jul 2013 10:00:00 +0000 424602 at http://supermarketnews.com 'Trends' Report Outlines Opportunities in Evolving Retail Landscape http://supermarketnews.com/shopper-insights/trends-report-outlines-opportunities-evolving-retail-landscape <div class="node-body article-body">The grocery store industry will be reshaped by four driving forces during the next 12 years, according to the 2013 Trends report from Food Marketing Institute.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/shopper-insights/trends-report-outlines-opportunities-evolving-retail-landscape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/shopper-insights/trends-report-outlines-opportunities-evolving-retail-landscape#comments Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Interviews Technology Marketing Ethnic Shopper Insights Food Marketing Institute Registration 2013 Mon, 24 Jun 2013 10:00:00 +0000 423302 at http://supermarketnews.com Video: Bakery Customers 'Smarter Than Ever' http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/video-bakery-customers-smarter-ever <div class="node-body video-body">IGA CEO Mark Batenic says today’s consumers “are smarter than ever … and are concerned about what ingredients are going into the products,” including baked goods. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/video-bakery-customers-smarter-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/bakery/video-bakery-customers-smarter-ever#comments Bakery Interviews Videos IGA 2013 Mon, 10 Jun 2013 18:30:00 +0000 421322 at http://supermarketnews.com