A new Metro Plus store opened Thursday in Lac-Mégantic — the first new business to open there since much of the Quebec town was devastated by a train derailment and subsequent explosion 15 months ago....More
Lowes Foods is less interested in being “an incrementally better grocery store” and more interested in creating “something different and unique in the grocery experience overall,” Tim Lowe, president of the 100-store chain, said....More
Although frozen food stores have existed in France for years, New York’s Babeth’s Feast marks the first American take on the concept.
The retailer offers everything from pastries to main meals to herbs — all of it frozen — and the high-quality products have piqued local customers’ interest.
Popular stories this week on SN include the new leadership announcements from Safeway and Albertsons once they complete their merger, Roche Bros.' farmstand promotion and Smart & Final beginning public trading.
Looking ahead to 2020, which for now is the year when HCFC R-22 will no longer be available (in fact, some are predicting shortages in supply in 2015), leading refrigeration contractors and supermarket executives discussed their preferred replacements at the ContractingBusiness.com/Supermarket News Refrigeration Roundtable during Comfortech 2013 in Philadelphia....More
After introducing its first small footprint store at the University of Minneapolis this July, Target Corp. announced plans to open two Bay Area TargetExpress stores in San Francisco and Berkeley, Calif....More