News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6689/more en Processed foods the biggest chunk of calories in U.S. groceries: Study http://supermarketnews.com/processed-foods-biggest-chunk-calories-us-groceries-study <div class="node-body link-body"><p>The U.S. News &amp; World Report: Highly processed foods account for more than 60 percent of the calories in products Americans routinely buy in grocery stores, a new study finds.</p> </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/processed-foods-biggest-chunk-calories-us-groceries-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health & Wellness Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:12:00 +0000 514441 at http://supermarketnews.com Shoppers crowd closing Flint Kroger in final hours http://supermarketnews.com/shoppers-crowd-closing-flint-kroger-final-hours <div class="node-body link-body">With just hours remaining before the store closed its doors for good, people flooded the Davison Road Kroger in Flint, Mich., one last time, MLive.com reports.</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/shoppers-crowd-closing-flint-kroger-final-hours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kroger Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:08:00 +0000 514431 at http://supermarketnews.com Publix confirms opening of 2 Charlotte-area stores in 2016 http://supermarketnews.com/publix-confirms-opening-2-charlotte-area-stores-2016 <div class="node-body link-body">The Charlotte Observer reports that Florida-based Publix confirmed that it’ll open two new Charlotte-area stores in 2016, one in Cotswold and one in Mooresville.</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/publix-confirms-opening-2-charlotte-area-stores-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Publix Recommended Reading Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:06:00 +0000 514421 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Haggen's Shaner talks expansion, effects of Kraft-Heinz merger and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-haggens-shaner-talks-expansion-effects-kraft-heinz-merger-and-more-trending <div class="node-body gallery-body">Readers also showed interest in stories about Fresh & Easy's store closures, a new president at Bristol Farms and the passing of Save Mart's Bob Piccinini. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-haggens-shaner-talks-expansion-effects-kraft-heinz-merger-and-more-trending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-haggens-shaner-talks-expansion-effects-kraft-heinz-merger-and-more-trending#comments Retail & Financial Executive Changes Financial Performance Photo Gallery Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:28:00 +0000 514451 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen donating apples in Northwest http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen, Inc., said Monday it plans to donate more than 45,000 pounds of apples to two Pacific Northwest food banks as part of the region’s annual “Take a Bite Out of Hunger” effort.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/haggen-donating-apples-northwest#comments Community Service Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Haggen Inc. Hunger relief Oregon Washington Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:25:00 +0000 514411 at http://supermarketnews.com Public memorial set for Piccinini http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/public-memorial-set-piccinini <div class="node-body article-body">A public memorial service for Bob Piccinini, chairman of Save Mart Supermarkets, Modesto, Calif., is scheduled for April 11. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/public-memorial-set-piccinini" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/public-memorial-set-piccinini#comments Latest News Retail & Financial California Obituaries Save Mart Supermarkets Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:03:00 +0000 514401 at http://supermarketnews.com Coborn's follows careful growth plan in North Dakota http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/coborns-follows-careful-growth-plan-north-dakota <div class="node-body article-body">Cash Wise Foods is the name of the concept that Coborn’s Inc. has used to expand into the booming oil fields of North Dakota, but it could also be used to describe the company’s prudent investment strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/coborns-follows-careful-growth-plan-north-dakota" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/coborns-follows-careful-growth-plan-north-dakota#comments Retail & Financial Coborn's North Dakota Online 2015 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:00:00 +0000 514301 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Coborn&#39;s is careful to avoid any bust that might follow North Dakota&#39;s oil boom.</p> Services set for former A&P CEO Wood http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/services-set-former-ap-ceo-wood <div class="node-body article-body">Services are scheduled this week in Ridgewood, N.J., for James Wood, a former CEO and chairman of A&P. Wood passed away March 26 at age 85 after a long illness.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/services-set-former-ap-ceo-wood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/services-set-former-ap-ceo-wood#comments Latest News Retail & Financial A&P Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:53:00 +0000 514381 at http://supermarketnews.com Breaux to take AG-Baton Rouge reins in May http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/breaux-take-ag-baton-rouge-reins-may <div class="node-body article-body">Associated Grocers, Baton Rouge, La., said the leadership transition from Jay Campbell to Emile R. Breaux as president and CEO will take place at the end of the member-owned cooperative's fiscal year in May.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/breaux-take-ag-baton-rouge-reins-may" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/breaux-take-ag-baton-rouge-reins-may#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Associated Grocers of Baton Rouge Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:49:00 +0000 514391 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods collaborates with microbrewery http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/whole-foods-collaborates-microbrewery <div class="node-body article-body">The Whole Foods Brewing Company in Texas has launched its first collaboration brew.</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/beverage/whole-foods-collaborates-microbrewery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/whole-foods-collaborates-microbrewery#comments Latest News Beverage Whole Foods Market Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:59:00 +0000 514351 at http://supermarketnews.com