Latest News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6691/more en Big Y to add dairy case doors http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors <div class="node-body article-body">Big Y Foods plans to install dairy case doors in 25 stores this spring as a way to save energy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dairy/big-y-add-dairy-case-doors#comments Latest News Store Design & Construction Dairy Sustainability Big Y Foods Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:21:00 +0000 471781 at http://supermarketnews.com Mi Pueblo contemplates liquidation http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/mi-pueblo-contemplates-liquidation <div class="node-body article-body">Mi Pueblo Food Centers, San Jose, Calif., said Wednesday that unless the U.S. bankruptcy court approves its reorganization plan before the end of May, the company might have to liquidate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/mi-pueblo-contemplates-liquidation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/mi-pueblo-contemplates-liquidation#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Bankruptcy California Mi Pueblo Food Centers Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:57:00 +0000 471761 at http://supermarketnews.com Boston WFM holds event to benefit bombing victims http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/boston-wfm-holds-event-benefit-bombing-victims <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A Whole Foods Market in Boston has been tweeting events and promotions to support those affected by the Boston bombing last year. The Boston marathon is scheduled for Monday, April 21. The bakery department made cookies that will benefit the nonprofit group One Fund Boston that works with Boston bombing victims.</p></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/community-service/boston-wfm-holds-event-benefit-bombing-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/boston-wfm-holds-event-benefit-bombing-victims#comments Latest News Bakery Community Service Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:50:00 +0000 471741 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu completes amendment of credit facility http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/supervalu-completes-amendment-credit-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Supervalu said Friday it has completed the re-pricing, amendment and extension of its $1-billion asset-based revolving credit facility</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/supervalu-completes-amendment-credit-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/supervalu-completes-amendment-credit-facility#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Supervalu Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:31:00 +0000 471731 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger Atlanta workers OK new deal http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-atlanta-workers-ok-new-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Atlanta and Savannah, Ga.-area Kroger members from United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1996 ratified a new three-year contract, the Cincinnati-based retailer said Friday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-atlanta-workers-ok-new-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-atlanta-workers-ok-new-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Georgia Kroger Co. UFCW Union Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:31:00 +0000 471751 at http://supermarketnews.com Food Lion lets customers name sodas http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/food-lion-lets-customers-name-sodas <div class="node-body article-body">Food Lion on Friday said it has launched contest to let its customers name certain varieties of private label sodas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/food-lion-lets-customers-name-sodas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/food-lion-lets-customers-name-sodas#comments Latest News Beverage Delhaize America Private Label Beverage Delhaize America Food Lion private label Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:07:00 +0000 471711 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger may have eyed Safeway: Analyst http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-may-have-eyed-safeway-analyst <div class="node-body article-body">Kroger Co., Cincinnati, may have considered making a bid for Safeway but was apparently dissuaded from doing so by the costs associated with anticipated divestitures it would have had to make to obtain antitrust clearance, a Wall Street analyst said Thursday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-may-have-eyed-safeway-analyst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/kroger-may-have-eyed-safeway-analyst#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Safeway Albertsons Kroger Co. Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:12:00 +0000 471691 at http://supermarketnews.com Free health kiosks installed at Albertsons banners http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners <div class="node-body article-body">Kiosks that provide free blood pressure, heart rate, total body composition (percent lean mass, percent body fat, and hydration index), total body weight/BMI, and color blindness checks, have been installed in 765 Albertson’s LLC and Jewel-Osco, Acme Markets, Shaw’s and Star Markets supermarkets and pharmacies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/free-health-kiosks-installed-albertsons-banners#comments Latest News Pharmacy Health & Wellness Albertsons Albertsons LLC 2014 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:50:00 +0000 471681 at http://supermarketnews.com GMA: Vermont GMO bill a step in wrong direction http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gma-vermont-gmo-bill-step-wrong-direction <div class="node-body article-body">The Grocery Manufacturers Association, which backs a federal bill that would preempt states from legislative efforts to require labeling of GM foods, says that a Vermont measure to mandate labeling is “a step in the wrong direction for consumers.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gma-vermont-gmo-bill-step-wrong-direction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/laws-regulations/gma-vermont-gmo-bill-step-wrong-direction#comments Latest News Laws & Regulations Center Store Speciality GMA Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:45:00 +0000 471671 at http://supermarketnews.com ARG names Jonas to head KC office http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/arg-names-jonas-head-kc-office <div class="node-body article-body">Alliance Retail Group, Nashville, Tenn., said Thursday it has named Matt Jonas senior vice president-Midwest of its new office in Kansas City, Kan. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/arg-names-jonas-head-kc-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/arg-names-jonas-head-kc-office#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Independents Midwest Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:08:00 +0000 471611 at http://supermarketnews.com