Latest News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6691/more en SpartanNash Q4 sales grow, but outlook cautious http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-q4-sales-grow-outlook-cautious <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Spartan Nash on Tuesday said sales at its retail stores in Michigan returned to positive comp growth, but that acquired stores &mdash; and lapping favorable weather conditions from a year ago &mdash; would likely put comps under pressure in the current first quarter.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-q4-sales-grow-outlook-cautious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-q4-sales-grow-outlook-cautious#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Quarterly Results SpartanNash Tue, 03 Mar 2015 22:09:00 +0000 511371 at http://supermarketnews.com SpartanNash promotes Staples, Jones http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/spartannash-promotes-staples-jones <div class="node-body article-body"><p>SpartanNash on Tuesday announced that it had promoted Dave Staples to chief operating officer and Derek Jones to president of wholesale and distribution operations. Both appointments were effective March 1.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/spartannash-promotes-staples-jones" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/spartannash-promotes-staples-jones#comments Latest News Executive Changes SpartanNash Tue, 03 Mar 2015 21:30:00 +0000 511361 at http://supermarketnews.com Diaz named meat and produce director at Associated http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/diaz-named-meat-and-produce-director-associated <div class="node-body article-body">Associated Supermarket Group said Tuesday that Orlando Diaz has been appointment director of meat and produce merchandising as part of a move to transistion management of those departments “in house.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/diaz-named-meat-and-produce-director-associated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/diaz-named-meat-and-produce-director-associated#comments Latest News Executive Changes Produce & Floral Associated Food Stores Tue, 03 Mar 2015 20:30:00 +0000 511331 at http://supermarketnews.com Kings revamps salad bar at N.J. store http://supermarketnews.com/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store <div class="node-body article-body">A recently renovated Kings Food Markets store in Morristown, N.J., features an upscale salad bar concept called Salad Mixology. </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/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meals/kings-revamps-salad-bar-nj-store#comments Latest News Produce & Floral Meals Produce Kings Food Markets Tue, 03 Mar 2015 19:17:00 +0000 511291 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA names Foley senior manager, government relations http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/nga-names-foley-senior-manager-government-relations <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association said Tuesday it has named Matthew Foley as senior manager of government relations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/nga-names-foley-senior-manager-government-relations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/nga-names-foley-senior-manager-government-relations#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes National Grocers Association Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:23:00 +0000 511281 at http://supermarketnews.com Natural Grocers investigating data breach http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/natural-grocers-investigating-data-breach <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage said it was investigating a security breach targeting credit-card readers at its stores.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/natural-grocers-investigating-data-breach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/natural-grocers-investigating-data-breach#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:43:00 +0000 511171 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods positioned for success, analysts say http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-positioned-success-analysts-say <div class="node-body article-body">The outlook for Whole Food Market is very positive, according to written reports from industry analysts who attended the Austin, Texas-based chain’s first-ever investor day.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-positioned-success-analysts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-positioned-success-analysts-say#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Whole Foods Market Online Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:00:00 +0000 511141 at http://supermarketnews.com Stop & Shop solicits feedback on store brands http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/stop-shop-solicits-feedback-store-brands <div class="node-body article-body">In two new separate promotions, Stop & Shop has asked shoppers to review its store brands. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/stop-shop-solicits-feedback-store-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/private-label/stop-shop-solicits-feedback-store-brands#comments Latest News Private Label Stop & Shop Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:54:00 +0000 511081 at http://supermarketnews.com Kelley out as Stop & Shop president http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kelley-out-stop-shop-president <div class="node-body article-body">Joe Kelley, president of Stop & Shop’s New England division, departed the company effective Monday, Ahold USA officials said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kelley-out-stop-shop-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/kelley-out-stop-shop-president#comments Latest News Executive Changes Ahold USA Mon, 02 Mar 2015 19:41:00 +0000 511061 at http://supermarketnews.com Publix sales soar in Q4 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-soar-q4 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Publix Super Markets on Monday said sales in its fiscal fourth quarter improved by 6.9% to $7.4 billion, with comparable-stores improving by 6.4%.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-soar-q4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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