Opinions http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6699/more en What shoppers want from retailers on social media http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-shoppers-want-retailers-social-media <div class="node-body blog-body">If you are a retailer without a customer-centric social media strategy, you are missing out on a rising demand by consumers, and you could lose those consumers to competitors that are more social media savvy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/industry-voices">Industry Voices</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-shoppers-want-retailers-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-shoppers-want-retailers-social-media#comments Consumer Trends Industry Voices Marketing Industry Voices Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:10:00 +0000 522111 at http://supermarketnews.com Gen Y finally comes of age in retailers’ eyes http://supermarketnews.com/blog/gen-y-finally-comes-age-retailers-eyes <div class="node-body blog-body">For years, Millennials were influential, but they weren’t moving the needle for supermarkets as much as hoped. Gen Y was on the radar, but not the front burner. Things have changed. </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/gen-y-finally-comes-age-retailers-eyes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/gen-y-finally-comes-age-retailers-eyes#comments SN Viewpoints Marketing Viewpoints Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:53:00 +0000 521831 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger private label SKUs get tough love http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love <div class="node-body blog-body">As Kroger expands its corporate brand offerings, it also discontinues items that don’t perform. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/kroger-private-label-skus-get-tough-love#comments Latest News SN Social Center Store Private Label SN Social Wed, 24 Jun 2015 20:32:00 +0000 521491 at http://supermarketnews.com Aldi tops SN readers' growth list http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list <div class="node-body blog-body">We invited readers to tell us which of the Growth List companies they think will grow the most in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/sn-social">SN Social</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/aldi-tops-sn-readers-growth-list#comments SN Social Walmart Kroger Aldi Costco Wholesale Corp. Grocery Outlet Haggen Inc. Kroger Co. Save-A-Lot Sprouts Farmers Market Trader Joe's Market Wal-Mart Stores Whole Foods Market SN Social Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:51:00 +0000 521091 at http://supermarketnews.com United Fresh 2015: Produce merchandising strategies http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2015-produce-merchandising-strategies <div class="node-body blog-body">Some of the 2015 United Fresh Produce Manager Award winners shared their tips and tricks during a panel at the United Fresh Produce Show in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2015-produce-merchandising-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/united-fresh-2015-produce-merchandising-strategies#comments Produce & Floral Total Access Event Coverage Total Access Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:48:00 +0000 520711 at http://supermarketnews.com IDDBA 2015: Omni-channel efforts must start now http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-omni-channel-efforts-must-start-now <div class="node-body blog-body">IDDBA president and CEO Mike Eardley used his keynote remarks at Dairy-Deli-Bake on Monday to emphasize the importance of developing an omni-channel strategy. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-omni-channel-efforts-must-start-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-omni-channel-efforts-must-start-now#comments Bakery Deli Total Access Event Coverage Online Retail 2015 IDDBA Total Access Tue, 09 Jun 2015 16:10:00 +0000 520291 at http://supermarketnews.com IDDBA 2015: Cross-merchandising with specialty cheese to grow store sales http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-cross-merchandising-specialty-cheese-grow-store-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">Pairing specialty deli cheeses with other products from fresh and center store departments can increase total store sales, according to new research from Nielsen Perishables Group presented at Dairy-Deli-Bake on Monday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/total-access">Total Access</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-cross-merchandising-specialty-cheese-grow-store-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/iddba-2015-cross-merchandising-specialty-cheese-grow-store-sales#comments Deli Total Access Event Coverage 2015 IDDBA Total Access Mon, 08 Jun 2015 19:46:00 +0000 520211 at http://supermarketnews.com How well are supermarkets winning Millennials? http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-well-are-supermarkets-winning-millennials <div class="node-body video-body">How are supermarkets faring in trying to win Millennials and other younger consumers? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-well-are-supermarkets-winning-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-well-are-supermarkets-winning-millennials#comments Videos FMI Connect Total Access Event Coverage Eataly FMI Food Marketing Institute Hy-Vee Food Stores Kudrinko’s Publix Super Markets Wakefern Food Corp. Mon, 08 Jun 2015 17:32:00 +0000 520181 at http://supermarketnews.com How much focus should retailers place on e-commerce? http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-much-focus-should-retailers-place-e-commerce <div class="node-body video-body">How much focus should retailers place on building e-commerce businesses, including home delivery and click-and-collect?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-much-focus-should-retailers-place-e-commerce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-much-focus-should-retailers-place-e-commerce#comments Videos FMI Connect Total Access Event Coverage Online Retail Eataly FMI Food Marketing Institute Hy-Vee Food Stores Kudrinko’s Publix Super Markets Wakefern Food Corp. Mon, 08 Jun 2015 17:26:00 +0000 520171 at http://supermarketnews.com How can supermarkets grow meal sales? http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-can-supermarkets-grow-meal-sales <div class="node-body video-body">What more can supermarkets do to grow meal sales and take share from restaurants and other competitors? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-can-supermarkets-grow-meal-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/how-can-supermarkets-grow-meal-sales#comments Videos FMI Connect Meals Total Access Event Coverage Eataly FMI Food Marketing Institute Hy-Vee Food Stores Kudrinko’s Publix Super Markets Wakefern Food Corp. Mon, 08 Jun 2015 17:18:00 +0000 520161 at http://supermarketnews.com