Opinions http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6699/more en How shopper trust varies by topic http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic <div class="node-body blog-body">Retail Feedback Group's national study of supermarket shoppers, the 2014 U.S. Supermarket Experience Study, asked shoppers to rate their primary supermarket’s performance on a number of “trust issues.” </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/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-shopper-trust-varies-topic#comments Industry Voices Technology Food Safety Industry Voices Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:42:00 +0000 494731 at http://supermarketnews.com Organic is back in the spotlight http://supermarketnews.com/blog/organic-back-spotlight <div class="node-body blog-body">After ceding the spotlight to local for the past few years, organic may once again be having a moment. </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/organic-back-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/organic-back-spotlight#comments SN Viewpoints Produce Associated Food Stores Viewpoints Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:25:00 +0000 494711 at http://supermarketnews.com Click-and-collect gaining more curb appeal http://supermarketnews.com/blog/click-and-collect-gaining-more-curb-appeal <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Click-and-collect, the online grocery strategy that requires customer pickup of merchandise at store curbside or elsewhere, is on a faster track.</p> <p>Both Kroger and Walmart recently unveiled efforts, putting this concept in the spotlight at two of the biggest food retailers.</p></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/click-and-collect-gaining-more-curb-appeal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/click-and-collect-gaining-more-curb-appeal#comments SN Viewpoints Online Retail Kroger Co. 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Wal-Mart Stores Viewpoints Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 493881 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: New produce merchandising, products http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-new-produce-merchandising-products <div class="node-body blog-body">As customers are looking for new ways to consume fruits and vegetables, some suppliers gave showgoers creative applications of their products at the PMA Fresh Summit conference in Anaheim. </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/pma-2014-new-produce-merchandising-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-new-produce-merchandising-products#comments Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Total Access Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:45:00 +0000 494221 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: How marketers can connect with Gen Z http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-how-marketers-can-connect-gen-z <div class="node-body blog-body">Today's 23 million American Gen Zers have $44 billion a year in spending power. However, tapping into that buying power will require new ways of marketing.</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/pma-2014-how-marketers-can-connect-gen-z" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-how-marketers-can-connect-gen-z#comments Marketing Total Access Event Coverage 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Total Access Sat, 18 Oct 2014 18:30:00 +0000 494181 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: Brave new produce world http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-brave-new-produce-world <div class="node-body blog-body">During the state of the industry address, the PMA leaders urged the industry to adapt a change of perspective and to utilize Jack Uldridge's concept of "unlearning" what they know in order to consider new changes in technology. </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/pma-2014-brave-new-produce-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-brave-new-produce-world#comments Technology Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Total Access Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:37:00 +0000 494201 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: Industry vet honored with Carey Award http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-industry-vet-honored-carey-award <div class="node-body blog-body">At the beginning of Fresh Summit each year — at the start of the popular brunch general session — PMA honors an industry veteran with the Robert L. Carey award.</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/pma-2014-industry-vet-honored-carey-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-industry-vet-honored-carey-award#comments Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Total Access Sat, 18 Oct 2014 16:22:00 +0000 494191 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: Wakefern wants its competitors to join Eat Brighter http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-wakefern-wants-its-competitors-join-eat-brighter <div class="node-body blog-body">Wakefern Food Corp. may be among the first retailers to sign on to the Eat Brighter movement, but it hopes its competitors follow suit. </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/pma-2014-wakefern-wants-its-competitors-join-eat-brighter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-wakefern-wants-its-competitors-join-eat-brighter#comments Marketing Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Wakefern Food Corp. Total Access Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00:04:00 +0000 494171 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: Retail tour highlights different approaches to produce http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-retail-tour-highlights-different-approaches-produce <div class="node-body blog-body">This year's retail produce tour included four very different stores, each with its own strategy for produce. </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/pma-2014-retail-tour-highlights-different-approaches-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-retail-tour-highlights-different-approaches-produce#comments Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Costco Wholesale Corp. Gelson's Markets Sprouts Farmers Market Total Access Fri, 17 Oct 2014 00:55:00 +0000 493951 at http://supermarketnews.com PMA 2014: Brightening the prospects for produce http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-brightening-prospects-produce <div class="node-body blog-body">A new event this year during Friday’s education panels is the Eat Brighter Town Hall, where early adopters of the Eat Brighter program will share how they’ve incorporated Sesame Street characters into their produce marketing. </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/pma-2014-brightening-prospects-produce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/pma-2014-brightening-prospects-produce#comments Total Access Event Coverage Produce 2014 PMA Fresh Summit Total Access Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:38:00 +0000 493661 at http://supermarketnews.com