Latest News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6691/more en Analyzing the potential Kroger-Fresh Market hookup http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analyzing-potential-kroger-fresh-market-hookup <div class="node-body article-body">Should Kroger’s reported interest in The Fresh Market result in a deal, it would give the Cincinnati-based retailer additional ammunition as it battles for the Southeast, an opportunity to accelerate whatever plans it may have for a small-store rollout and give it yet another platform to churn sharper pricing into greater market share, industry observers told SN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analyzing-potential-kroger-fresh-market-hookup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analyzing-potential-kroger-fresh-market-hookup#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Co. Registration The Fresh Market Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:49:00 +0000 538581 at http://supermarketnews.com House passes bill to amend menu labeling rule http://supermarketnews.com/deli/house-passes-bill-amend-menu-labeling-rule <div class="node-body article-body">The House of Representatives Friday passed the Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act, a bill that industry groups say eases the menu labeling burden for supermarkets while keeping the spirit of the original legislation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/deli/house-passes-bill-amend-menu-labeling-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/deli/house-passes-bill-amend-menu-labeling-rule#comments Latest News Deli Government Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:17:00 +0000 538551 at http://supermarketnews.com Target names Lundquist to HR post as Kozlak departs for Alibaba http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/target-names-lundquist-hr-post-kozlak-departs-alibaba <div class="node-body article-body">Target Corp. on Friday announced the promotion of Stephanie Lundquist to EVP and chief human resources officer, effective immediately. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/target-names-lundquist-hr-post-kozlak-departs-alibaba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/target-names-lundquist-hr-post-kozlak-departs-alibaba#comments Latest News Executive Changes Target Corp. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15:22:00 +0000 538541 at http://supermarketnews.com Advantage names first-ever president, chief commercial officer http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/advantage-names-first-ever-president-chief-commercial-officer <div class="node-body article-body">Advantage Solutions said Thursday it has named Jeff Hansberry as its first-ever president and chief commercial officer, effective March 21.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/advantage-names-first-ever-president-chief-commercial-officer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/advantage-names-first-ever-president-chief-commercial-officer#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Advantage Sales & Marketing Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:28:00 +0000 538531 at http://supermarketnews.com Fresh Market soars on acquisition report http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-soars-acquisition-report <div class="node-body article-body">Stock in The Fresh Market soared by more 22% late Thursday following reports that several parties — including Kroger — were participating in talks to acquire it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-soars-acquisition-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-market-soars-acquisition-report#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:55:00 +0000 538501 at http://supermarketnews.com Wall Street analysts cite concerns over Whole Foods strategies http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wall-street-analysts-cite-concerns-over-whole-foods-strategies <div class="node-body article-body">Wall Street analysts came down hard Thursday on some of the strategies Whole Foods Market is pursuing after listening to management discuss first-quarter results a day earlier.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wall-street-analysts-cite-concerns-over-whole-foods-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/wall-street-analysts-cite-concerns-over-whole-foods-strategies#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Registration Whole Foods Market Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:54:00 +0000 538491 at http://supermarketnews.com Mi Pueblo launches new wellness campaign http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/mi-pueblo-launches-new-wellness-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Hispanic-focused retail chain Mi Pueblo Food Centers this week is launching a new healthy living program for shoppers and employees known as "Salud y Belleza," spearheaded by nutrition expert Lisa Antillón.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/mi-pueblo-launches-new-wellness-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/mi-pueblo-launches-new-wellness-campaign#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Health & Wellness Mi Pueblo Food Centers Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:46:00 +0000 538471 at http://supermarketnews.com Door to Door Organics expands to Omaha http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/door-door-organics-expands-omaha <div class="node-body article-body">Natural and organic online grocer Door to Door Organics on Thursday announced expansion into Omaha, Neb., beginning later this month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/door-door-organics-expands-omaha" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/door-door-organics-expands-omaha#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Online Retail Door to Door Organics Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:27:00 +0000 538451 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods: 365 will help transform legacy stores http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-365-will-help-transform-legacy-stores <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market said Wednesday it expects the 365 stores it will begin opening in May will help transform the company’s legacy stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-365-will-help-transform-legacy-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-365-will-help-transform-legacy-stores#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Registration Whole Foods Market Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:45:00 +0000 538431 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods comps remain negative in 1Q http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-comps-remain-negative-1q <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market said Wednesday comparable store sales continued to drop during the first quarter ended Jan. 17, with comps rising no higher than zero for the fiscal year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-comps-remain-negative-1q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-comps-remain-negative-1q#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Quarterly Results Whole Foods Market Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:07:00 +0000 538421 at http://supermarketnews.com