Retail & Financial http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6694/more en Expo panel: New products face daunting journey to supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/expo-panel-new-products-face-daunting-journey-supermarkets <div class="node-body article-body">While new products are the lifeblood of the natural products industry, their journey from inspiration to distribution can be a long and difficult one. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/expo-panel-new-products-face-daunting-journey-supermarkets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/expo-panel-new-products-face-daunting-journey-supermarkets#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Health & Wellness 2014 Expo East 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:30:00 +0000 490841 at http://supermarketnews.com UNFI says initiatives boost fiscal results http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/unfi-says-initiatives-boost-fiscal-results <div class="node-body article-body">United Natural Foods, Inc., Providence, R.I., said Wednesday ongoing initiatives to enhance its product offering helped boost financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Aug. 2.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/unfi-says-initiatives-boost-fiscal-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/financial-performance/unfi-says-initiatives-boost-fiscal-results#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Quarterly Results Steven Spinner United Natural Foods 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:51:00 +0000 490821 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar urges shareholders to reject Dollar General tender offer http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores recommended Wednesday its shareholders not tender their stock, following a conditional tender offer by Dollar General Corp Family Dollar characterized as “illusory.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:40:00 +0000 490781 at http://supermarketnews.com Grocery Outlet agrees to acquisition by Hellman & Friedman http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/grocery-outlet-agrees-acquisition-hellman-friedman <div class="node-body article-body">Grocery Outlet, an extreme-value retailer, said Tuesday it will enter “its next phase of growth” following a definitive agreement for the company and its management team to be acquired by affiliates of Hellman & Friedman LLC, San Francisco.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/grocery-outlet-agrees-acquisition-hellman-friedman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/grocery-outlet-agrees-acquisition-hellman-friedman#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Grocery Outlet Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:08:00 +0000 490701 at http://supermarketnews.com Buehler's adds first wine department http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/buehlers-adds-first-wine-department <div class="node-body article-body">Buehler’s Fresh Foods, Wooster, Ohio, said it has added a wine department to the on-tap beer offering at the store it is remodeling in Wooster Milltown.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/buehlers-adds-first-wine-department" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/buehlers-adds-first-wine-department#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Beverage Buehler's Fresh Foods Ohio Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:51:00 +0000 490571 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Buehler&#39;s customers can choose among hundreds of wines in addition to craft and specialty beer on tap.</p> B&R founder Raybould dies at 92 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/br-founder-raybould-dies-92 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Russ Raybould, the namesake of Lincoln, Neb.-based retailer Russ&rsquo;s Market and co-founder of its parent B&amp;R Stores, passed away Sept. 13 at age 92, the company said.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/br-founder-raybould-dies-92" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/br-founder-raybould-dies-92#comments Latest News Retail & Financial B&R Stores 2014 Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:21:00 +0000 490551 at http://supermarketnews.com ‘Pop-up’ grocery to focus on food in 2065 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/pop-grocery-focus-food-2065 <div class="node-body article-body">What will a grocery store look like in 50 years? A New York-based food design agency intends to find out, and sooner than you might expect.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/pop-grocery-focus-food-2065" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/pop-grocery-focus-food-2065#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:48:00 +0000 490541 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Studio Industries will stock its pop-up Futuremarket with products such as eco-friendly Crop Crisps.</p> Walmart launches 'fight hunger' campaign http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores, Bentonville, Ark., said Monday its Walmart Foundation is launching a nationwide campaign to get the public involved in fighting hunger. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/community-service/walmart-launches-fight-hunger-campaign#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Community Service Hunger relief Wal-Mart Stores Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:45:00 +0000 490531 at http://supermarketnews.com Big stores still work for Kroger http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/big-stores-still-work-kroger <div class="node-body article-body">While Target Co. announced plans earlier this month for a 12,000-square-foot store, Kroger is still seeing traction with its 120,000-square-foot locations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/big-stores-still-work-kroger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/big-stores-still-work-kroger#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Kroger Small Format Supermarket Kroger Co. Rodney McMullen 2014 Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:04:00 +0000 490351 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: AWI bankruptcy, Kroger hires and other top stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-awi-bankruptcy-kroger-hires-and-other-top-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Stories about Dollar General's continued pursuit of Family Dollar, SN's Retail Achievement Award and Market Basket's suppliers also interested readers of the e-newsletter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-awi-bankruptcy-kroger-hires-and-other-top-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-awi-bankruptcy-kroger-hires-and-other-top-stories#comments Retail & Financial Store Design & Construction Financial Performance Photo Gallery A&P Associated Wholesalers Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers Demoulas Market Basket Dollar General Family Dollar Stores Kroger Co. Mariano's Fresh Market Wal-Mart Stores Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:41:00 +0000 490341 at http://supermarketnews.com