News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6689/more en Consolidation: Southeastern, publicly held conventionals could be next http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/consolidation-southeastern-publicly-held-conventionals-could-be-next <div class="node-body article-body">With Ahold and Delhaize set to join forces, the discussion now moves to the question, “Who’s next?”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/consolidation-southeastern-publicly-held-conventionals-could-be-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/consolidation-southeastern-publicly-held-conventionals-could-be-next#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold Albertsons Bi-Lo BJ's Wholesale Club Delhaize Group Dorothy Lane Market Fresh Thyme Farmers Market H-E-B Haggen Inc. Heinen's Mariano's Fresh Market Mergers & Acquisitions Niemann Foods Publix Super Markets Roche Bros. Supermarkets Roundy's Supermarkets Southeastern Grocers Sprouts Farmers Market Wegmans Food Markets Weis Markets Winn-Dixie Stores Online 2015 Mon, 06 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 522141 at http://supermarketnews.com Arizona Food Marketing Alliance names honorees http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arizona-food-marketing-alliance-names-honorees <div class="node-body article-body">The Arizona Food Marketing Alliance said it has named the recipients of the 2015 Excellence in Leadership Awards, which will be presented at a banquet scheduled for Oct. 16.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arizona-food-marketing-alliance-names-honorees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arizona-food-marketing-alliance-names-honorees#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Arizona Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:59:00 +0000 522321 at http://supermarketnews.com 7-Eleven launches delivery service http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/7-eleven-launches-delivery-service <div class="node-body article-body">7-Eleven said Wednesday it plans to offer delivery service to customers in San Francisco and Oakland, Calif., with plans to expand to Austin, Chicago Los Angeles, New York and Washington D.C. later this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/7-eleven-launches-delivery-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/7-eleven-launches-delivery-service#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Convenience Stores 7-Eleven Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:02:00 +0000 522311 at http://supermarketnews.com Workers strike at 9 Loblaw-owned grocery stores in Ontario http://supermarketnews.com/workers-strike-9-loblaw-owned-grocery-stores-ontario <div class="node-body link-body">Toronto Star — The union representing workers at 61 Toronto area Loblaw stores is heading back to the bargaining table. Local 1000a of the United Food and Commercial Workers union said talks would resume Thursday at the request of a provincial labour mediator. The move comes three days ahead of a July 5 strike deadline that could see 12,000 workers walk off the job. In a separate development, some 1,600 Loblaw employees at 9 stores in the Windsor and London areas are on strike. The group is represented by a different local of the UFCW.</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/workers-strike-9-loblaw-owned-grocery-stores-ontario" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recommended Reading Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:37:00 +0000 522301 at http://supermarketnews.com Hawaii becomes first state to ban plastic bags at grocery stores http://supermarketnews.com/hawaii-becomes-first-state-ban-plastic-bags-grocery-stores <div class="node-body link-body">Consumerist: While some cities in the U.S. have passed laws that ban plastic bags at grocery stores, Hawaii now stands alone as the first and only state that prohibits supermarkets from handing out the non-biodegradable carriers at the checkout.</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/hawaii-becomes-first-state-ban-plastic-bags-grocery-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Government Recommended Reading Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:30:00 +0000 522291 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger's 'ClickList' improving e-commerce efficiency: Analyst http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/krogers-clicklist-improving-e-commerce-efficiency-analyst <div class="node-body article-body">Kroger’s new click-and-collect offering, now going by the name of ClickList, is “off to a flying start” at pilot stores in Cincinnati, according to an analyst.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/krogers-clicklist-improving-e-commerce-efficiency-analyst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/krogers-clicklist-improving-e-commerce-efficiency-analyst#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Online Retail Kroger Co. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:36:00 +0000 522281 at http://supermarketnews.com Albertsons sets eight openings, 115 remodels in 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-sets-eight-openings-115-remodels-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Albertsons said Wednesday it expects to open eight new and replacement stores and to remodel 115 existing stores by the end of the year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-sets-eight-openings-115-remodels-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-sets-eight-openings-115-remodels-2015#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Albertsons Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:37:00 +0000 522211 at http://supermarketnews.com Buying in bulk reportedly ends up wasting food and money http://supermarketnews.com/buying-bulk-reportedly-ends-wasting-food-and-money <div class="node-body link-body">Slate — New evidence shows that the push for huge quantities of cheap, high-quality food has caused us to be more wasteful than ever. </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/buying-bulk-reportedly-ends-wasting-food-and-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recommended Reading Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:25:00 +0000 522191 at http://supermarketnews.com Save Mart introduces new Lucky California concept http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/save-mart-introduces-new-lucky-california-concept <div class="node-body article-body">Save Mart Supermarkets said Wednesday it has unveiled a new concept — called Lucky California — at one of it Lucky-banner stores, designed to serve the specific needs of customers in the San Francisco Bay Area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/save-mart-introduces-new-lucky-california-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/save-mart-introduces-new-lucky-california-concept#comments Latest News Retail & Financial California Registration Save Mart Supermarkets Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:30:00 +0000 522181 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods acknowledges 'inadvertent' weighing errors http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market officials on Wednesday acknowledged that the chain had made “inadvertent” weighing and measuring errors at its New York City stores and detailed a plan to reduce those incidents including increased training, engaging a third party to monitor progress, and offering customers a free-item guarantee.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Registration Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:25:00 +0000 522171 at http://supermarketnews.com