News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6689/more en Judge urges A&P to boost severance http://supermarketnews.com/ap-bankruptcy-2015/judge-urges-ap-boost-severance <div class="node-body article-body">A federal bankruptcy judge urged A&P to increase severance pay for laid-off workers to 52%, rather than the 25% offer, later raised to 50%, the company has suggested.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/ap-bankruptcy-2015/judge-urges-ap-boost-severance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/ap-bankruptcy-2015/judge-urges-ap-boost-severance#comments Latest News Retail & Financial A&P Bankruptcy 2015 A&P Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:59:00 +0000 526421 at http://supermarketnews.com Report: Menu boards key to grocery deli, bakery http://supermarketnews.com/deli/report-menu-boards-key-grocery-deli-bakery <div class="node-body article-body">Menu boards may have more of an influence in the grocery deli and bakery than retailers realize, according to a new report from Datassential. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/deli/report-menu-boards-key-grocery-deli-bakery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/deli/report-menu-boards-key-grocery-deli-bakery#comments Bakery Latest News Deli Meals Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:56:00 +0000 526401 at http://supermarketnews.com Family milk route forced to close after 114 years http://supermarketnews.com/family-milk-route-forced-close-after-114-years <div class="node-body link-body">The Telegraph — For more than 100 years, their white milk floats have been a familiar sight as they whirred and clinked through Buckinghamshire’s villages. But Bond Brothers, one of the U.K.’s oldest milk rounds, has been forced to close after being priced out of the game by supermarkets. </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/family-milk-route-forced-close-after-114-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recommended Reading Dairy Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:44:00 +0000 526391 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger installing in-store beer taps http://supermarketnews.com/kroger-installing-store-beer-taps <div class="node-body link-body">Cincinnati.com — Kroger is tapping in-store beer stations and tastings in the supermarket chain’s latest push to drive customer traffic.</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/kroger-installing-store-beer-taps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beverage Kroger Recommended Reading Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:38:00 +0000 526381 at http://supermarketnews.com Tesco taps into vinyl sales with new Iron Maiden album http://supermarketnews.com/tesco-taps-vinyl-sales-new-iron-maiden-album <div class="node-body link-body">U.K. supermarket giant Tesco said Monday it would sell British rock band Iron Maiden's new album, "The Book of Souls," in CD and vinyl form as it makes a foray into the growing vinyl market.</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/tesco-taps-vinyl-sales-new-iron-maiden-album" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nonfood & Pharmacy Recommended Reading Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:43:00 +0000 526371 at http://supermarketnews.com Anicetti named president and CEO of The Fresh Market http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/anicetti-named-president-and-ceo-fresh-market <div class="node-body article-body">The Fresh Market said Tuesday it has named Rick Anicetti as its new president and CEO — a move applauded by industry observers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/anicetti-named-president-and-ceo-fresh-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/anicetti-named-president-and-ceo-fresh-market#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes The Fresh Market Tue, 01 Sep 2015 22:33:00 +0000 526351 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen sues Albertsons for more than $1 billion http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-albertsons-merger/haggen-sues-albertsons-more-1-billion <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen is seeking more than $1 billion in damages in a lawsuit filed Tuesday against Albertsons LLC and Albertsons Holdings LLC. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-albertsons-merger/haggen-sues-albertsons-more-1-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/safeway-albertsons-merger/haggen-sues-albertsons-more-1-billion#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway-Albertsons Merger Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:13:00 +0000 526341 at http://supermarketnews.com Food City begins rebranding Chattanooga Bi-Lo stores http://supermarketnews.com/food-city-begins-rebranding-chattanooga-bi-lo-stores <div class="node-body link-body">Phase one of Food City's takeover of 29 Bi-Lo supermarkets has started in the Chattanooga area as the Abingdon, Va.-based grocer adds employees, cuts prices and looks to renovate stores.</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/food-city-begins-rebranding-chattanooga-bi-lo-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recommended Reading Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:12:00 +0000 526331 at http://supermarketnews.com Ralphs to shutter Anaheim, Calif., store http://supermarketnews.com/ralphs-shutter-anaheim-calif-store <div class="node-body link-body">The Orange County Register — Ralphs will close its location at 2030 E. Lincoln Ave. on Sept. 25, the company confirmed this week. The Kroger-owned traditional format grocery store has slowly downsized its presence in Orange County.</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/ralphs-shutter-anaheim-calif-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kroger Recommended Reading Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:08:00 +0000 526321 at http://supermarketnews.com Woodman's launches online grocery shopping, delivery http://supermarketnews.com/woodmans-launches-online-grocery-shopping-delivery <div class="node-body link-body">Journal Sentinel — Woodman’s Markets has launched online grocery ordering and delivery in Madison, and plans to bring the service to Milwaukee later this year.</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/woodmans-launches-online-grocery-shopping-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Online Retail Recommended Reading Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:05:00 +0000 526311 at http://supermarketnews.com