Why Safeway decided to sell its stores to Albertsons, why Kroger acquired Vitacost.com and why Walmart needs to do a better job of execution and merchandising — those were among the topics discussed during SN’s 19th annual Analysts Roundtable....More
At this year’s Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo, Chris Almeida, Safeway’s VP of shopper marketing, core business and loyalty, will discuss tips for creating a successful partnership between brands and retailers....More
Walmart stood out for its low prices and customer service in the Houston market, while H-E-B, Randalls and
Kroger posted high scores for store appearance and ease of shopping during mystery shops conducted during
the weeks of May 19, June 2 and June 16.
SOURCE: Brand View and RetailData...More
The Trending 10 — a subgroup of Power 50 leaders — was chosen by SN editors based on the individual’s increasing influence or potential to have an increasing influence in the food retailing industry....More
Of the 10 key markets, San Diego and the Oxnard-Ventura counties had the greatest overlap for Albertsons and Safeway store marketshare. SN maps out the distribution of retailers in those markets....More