NEW YORK — Starbucks opened the first of what could grow into a chain of 1,000 tea houses over the next five to 10 years, in a posh neighborhood just off Central Park on Manhattan’s Upper East Side last week.
ALBANY, N.Y. — Hannaford shoppers are rounding out fill-in trips and stock-up missions with Best Night Sleep classes, Mommy and Me Yoga and 30 minutes of exercise for seniors. It’s all part of a new 5,277-square-foot Healthy Living Center....More
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Wegmans Food Markets here said it has reached a tentative agreement with Teamsters Local 118, also based here, on a new contract covering 900 warehouse workers, drivers and others at the company’s headquarters....More
WESTBURY, N.Y. — Union workers at King Kullen and Stop & Shop stores in New York have agreed to a second extension of its current contract terms as negotiations with employers on a new deal continue....More
NEW YORK — A Super Foodtown supermarket in Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood is showcasing new merchandising and design changes focused on promoting healthier food choices, according to Allegiance Retail Services, Foodtown’s Iselin, N.J.-based marketing group....More
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. — The acquisition of former Grand Union stores helped Tops Markets post higher sales, but expenses associated with a dividend payment and slight declines in same-store sales and margins led to a net loss of $9.5 million for the 28-week period that ended July 13....More
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. — Tops Friendly Markets here said Thursday it plans to open a 52,000-square-foot replacement store in Irondequoit, N.Y., part of a $13 million investment in the Rochester region....More