Village Super Market’s new ShopRite store in Morristown, N.J., illustrates many of the health and wellness attributes that made the Wakefern Food Corp. cooperative the recipient of SN’s annual Whole Health Enterprise award.
It’s an exciting time to be in the grocery business, as food retailers have the opportunity to make a measurable difference in consumers’ lives. Grocers have truly become a destination for health and wellness, writes Industry Voices contributor Natalie Menza, health and wellness manager at Wakefern....More
The number of Americans considering healthfulness when purchasing foods and beverages rose 10 points this year, according to a survey by the International Food Information Council Foundation (IFIC)....More
Walgreens is expanding its scope of service to help prepare international travelers headed to India, China, Aruba, Brazil, Saudi Arabia and other global destinations with travel consultations and immunizations....More
K-VA-T Food Stores, parent of the Food City chain, said it was supporting a new effort underway in Tennessee to drive down that state’s high rates of hypertension, stroke, diabetes, heart disease and several forms of cancer....More
The Lempert Report analyzes a report that shoppers with positive attitudes toward healthy eating achieved higher-quality diets within each cost level of supermarkets, independent of their socio-economic status....More