Latest News http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6691/more en Haggen buy could trigger West Coast rollup http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-buy-could-trigger-west-coast-rollup <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen’s surprise acquisition of 146 spun-off Albertsons and Safeway stores will propel the small regional brand into five states — and position it as a potential acquirer of additional West Coast chains also seeking greater scale, sources told SN.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-buy-could-trigger-west-coast-rollup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-buy-could-trigger-west-coast-rollup#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway-Albertsons Merger Haggen Inc. Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 24 Dec 2014 16:38:00 +0000 501121 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway real estate unit sold for $830M http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-real-estate-unit-sold-830m <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway said it has completed the sale of its real estate development assets to Terramar Retail Centers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-real-estate-unit-sold-830m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeway-real-estate-unit-sold-830m#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway Safeway-Albertsons Merger Safeway Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:37:00 +0000 501071 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods, Big Y provide gluten-free support http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/whole-foods-big-y-provide-gluten-free-support <div class="node-body article-body">Big Y, Whole Foods and Roche Bros. have partnered with the New England Celiac Organization to host gluten-free support groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/whole-foods-big-y-provide-gluten-free-support" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/whole-foods-big-y-provide-gluten-free-support#comments Latest News Marketing Speciality Health & Wellness Big Y Foods Roche Bros. Supermarkets Whole Foods Market Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:28:00 +0000 500701 at http://supermarketnews.com Fresh Thyme sets St. Louis debut http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-thyme-sets-st-louis-debut <div class="node-body article-body">Fresh Thyme Farmers Market has set a Jan. 14 opening date for its Fairview Heights, Ill., store — the retailer’s first in the St. Louis metro market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-thyme-sets-st-louis-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fresh-thyme-sets-st-louis-debut#comments Latest News Retail & Financial store openings Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:22:00 +0000 500691 at http://supermarketnews.com NGA to honor Holdiman, Wiest http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/nga-honor-holdiman-wiest <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The National Grocers Association said Tuesday that it would present Steve Holdiman with its NGA Industry Service Award and Barbara Wiest with the Woman Grocers of America Women of the Year Award.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/nga-honor-holdiman-wiest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/nga-honor-holdiman-wiest#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Peter Larkin Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:47:00 +0000 500681 at http://supermarketnews.com Dorothy Lane introduces Killer Brownie coffee http://supermarketnews.com/dorothy-lane-market/dorothy-lane-introduces-killer-brownie-coffee <div class="node-body article-body">Dorothy Lane market has extended its Killer Brownie brand into the coffee category.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dorothy-lane-market/dorothy-lane-introduces-killer-brownie-coffee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dorothy-lane-market/dorothy-lane-introduces-killer-brownie-coffee#comments Latest News Beverage Dorothy Lane Market Mon, 22 Dec 2014 21:52:00 +0000 500661 at http://supermarketnews.com Jungle Jim's to celebrate whiskey http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jims-celebrate-whiskey <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Jungle Jim&rsquo;s will host its first-ever whiskey tasting event on Feb. 20, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jims-celebrate-whiskey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/jungle-jims-celebrate-whiskey#comments Latest News Beverage Jungle Jim's International Market Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:32:00 +0000 500641 at http://supermarketnews.com Hy-Vee improves food access with free shuttle http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-improves-food-access-free-shuttle <div class="node-body article-body">A Hy-Vee store in Ottumwa, Iowa, is improving food access in two counties by providing free shuttle transportation to shoppers who live up to 40 miles away. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-improves-food-access-free-shuttle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/hy-vee-improves-food-access-free-shuttle#comments Latest News Community Service Hy-Vee Food Stores Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:38:00 +0000 500141 at http://supermarketnews.com Unified completes credit refinancing http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/unified-completes-credit-refinancing <div class="node-body article-body">Unified Grocers, Los Angeles, said Friday it has completed a refinancing of its credit facilities with an agreement that runs through June 2018.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/unified-completes-credit-refinancing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/unified-completes-credit-refinancing#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Unified Grocers Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:32:00 +0000 500591 at http://supermarketnews.com Albertsons, Safeway divesting 168 stores http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-safeway-divesting-168-stores <div class="node-body article-body">As a preliminary step toward their merger next month, Albertsons and Safeway said Friday they will jointly divest 168 stores across eight states.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-safeway-divesting-168-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/albertsons-safeway-divesting-168-stores#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Safeway-Albertsons Merger Albertsons LLC Mergers & Acquisitions Safeway Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:35:00 +0000 500541 at http://supermarketnews.com