Opinions http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6699/more en Whole Foods gets crafty with beer http://supermarketnews.com/blog/whole-foods-gets-crafty-beer <div class="node-body blog-body">Whole Foods caters to home brewers; opens on-site microbreweries. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/whole-foods-gets-crafty-beer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/whole-foods-gets-crafty-beer#comments Beverage SN Social Whole Foods Market SN Social Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:57:00 +0000 501911 at http://supermarketnews.com Your in-store pharmacist isn’t just a pill counter! http://supermarketnews.com/blog/your-store-pharmacist-isn-t-just-pill-counter <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail food stores are missing a huge opportunity to drive loyalty with repeat customer interactions and sales as a result of thinking about the pharmacy as only a place to fill prescriptions, writes Robin Michel.</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/your-store-pharmacist-isn-t-just-pill-counter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/your-store-pharmacist-isn-t-just-pill-counter#comments Industry Voices Pharmacy Industry Voices Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:10:00 +0000 502171 at http://supermarketnews.com Sam Duncan to Aldi: Bring it on http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sam-duncan-aldi-bring-it <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>It looks like Aldi is increasing its presence in Pennsylvania, but Supervalu CEO Sam Duncan isn&rsquo;t scared of a little friendly competition for Save-A-Lot.</p> <p>&ldquo;We compete very well with Aldi. We will gladly take them on any time, any place. That&#39;s not an issue with us,&rdquo; Duncan said on Wednesday during a call with analysts.</p></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/sam-duncan-aldi-bring-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sam-duncan-aldi-bring-it#comments Retail & Financial SN Social Deep Discount Aldi Save-A-Lot Supervalu SN Social Thu, 08 Jan 2015 16:45:00 +0000 502041 at http://supermarketnews.com SN takes deeper dive in 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sn-takes-deeper-dive-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body">A year ago, SN unveiled new content plans to keep pace with the fast-changing food distribution industry. For 2015 we’re taking an even deeper dive with more new directions.</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/sn-takes-deeper-dive-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/sn-takes-deeper-dive-2015#comments SN Viewpoints Viewpoints Mon, 05 Jan 2015 11:00:00 +0000 501391 at http://supermarketnews.com What makes Wegmans’ love potion so powerful? http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/what-makes-wegmans-love-potion-so-powerful <div class="node-body article-body">Brie Dyas called out eight reasons why she and others really LOVE (not just like) Wegmans in a mid-October Huffington Post blog. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/what-makes-wegmans-love-potion-so-powerful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/what-makes-wegmans-love-potion-so-powerful#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Total Access Event Coverage Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:02:00 +0000 500531 at http://supermarketnews.com The Lempert Report http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report <div class="node-body video-body">The Lempert Report: Marketing analysis, issues and trends from supermarket industry analyst Phil Lempert.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/phil-lempert-videos/lempert-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Phil Lempert Videos Videos Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:49:00 +0000 7800 at http://supermarketnews.com Top 2014 searches targeted hot topics http://supermarketnews.com/blog/top-2014-searches-targeted-hot-topics <div class="node-body blog-body">What were readers searching for on SN’s website in 2014? They were seeking more information about companies in transition and trends and topics in flux.</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/top-2014-searches-targeted-hot-topics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/top-2014-searches-targeted-hot-topics#comments SN Viewpoints Meals Health & Wellness Viewpoints Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:00:00 +0000 499641 at http://supermarketnews.com Huge ethnic marketing opportunity identified for retailers http://supermarketnews.com/blog/huge-ethnic-marketing-opportunity-identified-retailers <div class="node-body blog-body">A recently released study from LoyaltyOne shows ethnic shoppers are not finding the products they want in their local stores, and these customers would buy more from stores that stock ethnic products than the typical shopper. </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/huge-ethnic-marketing-opportunity-identified-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/huge-ethnic-marketing-opportunity-identified-retailers#comments Industry Voices Marketing Ethnic Industry Voices Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:40:00 +0000 498651 at http://supermarketnews.com New solutions to reducing food waste http://supermarketnews.com/blog/new-solutions-reducing-food-waste <div class="node-body blog-body">Given that there is still a long way to go to divert all of the food that retailers waste, it’s refreshing to see some companies trying out innovative practices beyond donations and composting. </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/new-solutions-reducing-food-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/new-solutions-reducing-food-waste#comments SN Viewpoints Sustainability Fairway Market Wegmans Food Markets Viewpoints Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:46:00 +0000 498501 at http://supermarketnews.com Passion changes everything http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/passion-changes-everything <div class="node-body article-body">What am I passionate about? Living a healthy lifestyle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/passion-changes-everything" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/passion-changes-everything#comments Opinions Health & Wellness Thu, 04 Dec 2014 21:42:00 +0000 497791 at http://supermarketnews.com