Retail & Financial http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6694/more en Arter gets NGA Spirt of America Award http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arter-gets-nga-spirt-america-award <div class="node-body article-body">The National Grocers Association said Friday it has presented Martin Arter, president and CEO of Affiliated Foods Midwest, with the NGA Spirit of America Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arter-gets-nga-spirt-america-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/arter-gets-nga-spirt-america-award#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Affiliated Foods Midwest National Grocers Association Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:51:00 +0000 538191 at http://supermarketnews.com Fairway may miss covenants in April http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fairway-may-miss-covenants-april <div class="node-body article-body">Fairway Group Holdings, corporate parent of New York-based Fairway Market, said Friday the company may fall out of compliance with financial covenants at the end of its fiscal year in April, with the possibility it might not have enough working capital to fulfill its debt obligations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fairway-may-miss-covenants-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/fairway-may-miss-covenants-april#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Fairway Market Quarterly Results Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:10:00 +0000 538181 at http://supermarketnews.com Q&A with Southeastern Grocers CEO Ian McLeod http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/qa-southeastern-grocers-ceo-ian-mcleod <div class="field-deck"> Lots of progress, but game in still in 'opening 10 minutes' </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the 11 months since being named CEO of Southeastern Grocers, Ian McLeod has embarked on a major efficiency program helping to fund a $70 million pricing investment, and rallied its merchants and operators around new products and higher standards, and most recently, brought a store back from the dead. But he&rsquo;s only getting started.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/qa-southeastern-grocers-ceo-ian-mcleod" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/qa-southeastern-grocers-ceo-ian-mcleod#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Registration Southeastern Grocers Thu, 04 Feb 2016 22:11:00 +0000 538151 at http://supermarketnews.com Winn-Dixie reopens with dramatic makeover http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/winn-dixie-reopens-dramatic-makeover <div class="field-deck"> CEO McLeod: Dark store rebirth adds 'personality' </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Winn-Dixie today will reopen a closed store in Jacksonville, Fla. in a form that the company — and its shoppers — have never seen before.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/winn-dixie-reopens-dramatic-makeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/winn-dixie-reopens-dramatic-makeover#comments Latest News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Store Design & Construction Ian McLeod Registration Southeastern Grocers Thu, 04 Feb 2016 01:42:00 +0000 538071 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>CEO Ian McLeod says the completely remodeled store balances &quot;something fresh&quot; with &quot;good prices.&quot;</p> Albertsons announces executive adjustments http://supermarketnews.com/latest-news/albertsons-announces-executive-adjustments <div class="node-body article-body">Albertsons said Tamara Pattison has been named SVP, digital marketing and e-commerce, and Mark Panzer has taken on additional responsibilities for general merchandise and health and beauty aids.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/latest-news/albertsons-announces-executive-adjustments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/latest-news/albertsons-announces-executive-adjustments#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Nonfood & Pharmacy Albertsons Wed, 03 Feb 2016 22:11:00 +0000 538061 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS starts rollout to Target stores http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood-pharmacy/cvs-starts-rollout-target-stores <div class="node-body article-body">Target Corp. said Wednesday CVS Health has opened the first in-store pharmacies at six Targets in the Charlotte, N.C., marketing area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood-pharmacy/cvs-starts-rollout-target-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/nonfood-pharmacy/cvs-starts-rollout-target-stores#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Drugstores Nonfood & Pharmacy Target Corp. Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:12:00 +0000 537951 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu names Gross president and CEO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/supervalu-names-gross-president-and-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Supervalu on Wednesday said it has appointed former C&amp;S Wholesale Grocers executive Mark Gross as its president and CEO, replacing Sam Duncan, who previously announced his retirement.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/supervalu-names-gross-president-and-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/supervalu-names-gross-president-and-ceo#comments Retail & Financial Executive Changes Supervalu Supervalu Wed, 03 Feb 2016 13:39:00 +0000 537901 at http://supermarketnews.com Haggen auction postponed until Feb. 11: UFCW http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-auction-postponed-till-feb-11-ufcw <div class="node-body article-body">Haggen filed a motion Tuesday to postpone unitl Feb. 11 an auction scheduled for Friday, according to industry sources.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-auction-postponed-till-feb-11-ufcw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/haggen-auction-postponed-till-feb-11-ufcw#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Bankruptcy Haggen Inc. Wed, 03 Feb 2016 01:26:00 +0000 537891 at http://supermarketnews.com Debate surrounding 'natural' heats up http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/debate-surrounding-natural-heats <div class="node-body article-body">The debate around use of the term “natural” on food labels is heating up, with the Consumers Union this week launching a Twitter campaign highlighting what it called confusing products using the term, and the Organic & Natural Trade Association saying it would scrap a previous plan to establish a “Natural” seal, saying it would add more confusion to the ongoing debate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/debate-surrounding-natural-heats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/organic-natural/debate-surrounding-natural-heats#comments Latest News Retail & Financial The New Consumer Organic & Natural Registration Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:52:00 +0000 537871 at http://supermarketnews.com Lessons in great customer experience from an unexpected place http://supermarketnews.com/blog/lessons-great-customer-experience-unexpected-place <div class="node-body blog-body">A most satisfying customer experience reminded me of independent food retailers and how they often ace the needs of shoppers in local markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/viewpoints">Viewpoints</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/lessons-great-customer-experience-unexpected-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/lessons-great-customer-experience-unexpected-place#comments Retail & Financial SN Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:52:00 +0000 537781 at http://supermarketnews.com