Retailers http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6726/more en Kroger eyeing first Hawaii location http://supermarketnews.com/kroger-eyeing-first-hawaii-location <div class="node-body link-body">Supermarket giant The Kroger Co. may be eyeing Hawaii for its first location in the Islands, according to the Pacific Business News.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/kroger-eyeing-first-hawaii-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kroger Recommended Reading Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:58:00 +0000 511131 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Walmart Express derailment, Albertsons exec changes and more trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-walmart-express-derailment-albertsons-exec-changes-and-more-trendi <div class="node-body gallery-body">This week, readers of SN's e-newsletter also liked articles about the future of food at Target, the end of Giant Eagle's Good Cents banner, and upgrades at Winn-Dixie stores. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-walmart-express-derailment-albertsons-exec-changes-and-more-trendi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/gallery-walmart-express-derailment-albertsons-exec-changes-and-more-trendi#comments Retail & Financial Safeway Store Design & Construction Ahold USA Photo Gallery Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:12:00 +0000 511021 at http://supermarketnews.com Publix sales soar in Q4 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-soar-q4 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Publix Super Markets on Monday said sales in its fiscal fourth quarter improved by 6.9% to $7.4 billion, with comparable-stores improving by 6.4%.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-soar-q4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-soar-q4#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Publix Publix Super Markets Quarterly Results Mon, 02 Mar 2015 17:05:00 +0000 511011 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart and the next strategic battlefield: People http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-and-next-strategic-battlefield-people <div class="node-body article-body">Progressive chains in the industry are using their people as a strategic advantage to deliver a superior shopping experience and drive higher efficiency through a motivated work force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-and-next-strategic-battlefield-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-and-next-strategic-battlefield-people#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Wal-Mart Stores Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:14:00 +0000 510941 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway to sell first Fair Trade seafood http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood <div class="node-body article-body">Safeway plans to offer Fair Trade Certified seafood, starting with wild-caught tuna. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/seafood/safeway-sell-first-fair-trade-seafood#comments Latest News Safeway Seafood Sustainability Safeway Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:46:00 +0000 510911 at http://supermarketnews.com 'Thunder' to reach produce at Ahold's U.S. stores http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores <div class="node-body article-body">The third phase of Ahold's "Project Thunder" transformations — this one focused on a comprehensive revamping of produce departments at its U.S. stores — is underway with a goal of improving produce sales by 3% to 5% at renovated locations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/thunder-reach-produce-aholds-us-stores#comments Retail & Financial Ahold USA Ahold USA Quarterly Results Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:53:00 +0000 510831 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Walmart's worker wages plan and other trending stories http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-walmarts-worker-wages-plan-and-other-trending-stories <div class="node-body gallery-body">Articles and galleries about Whole Foods, Kroger, Raley's and Albertsons-Safeway also caught the eye of SN's e-newsletter readers.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-walmarts-worker-wages-plan-and-other-trending-stories" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-walmarts-worker-wages-plan-and-other-trending-stories#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Seafood Photo Gallery Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:39:00 +0000 509401 at http://supermarketnews.com Safeway's Herring joining Ahold as non-perishable SVP http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeways-herring-joining-ahold-non-perishable-svp <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Ahold USA on Friday announced that Tonya Herring has been appointed to SVP, non-perishable merchandising effective Feb. 23.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeways-herring-joining-ahold-non-perishable-svp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/safeways-herring-joining-ahold-non-perishable-svp#comments Retail & Financial Executive Changes Ahold USA Ahold USA Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:47:00 +0000 508711 at http://supermarketnews.com In a first, Publix toppled from No. 1 spot in grocery satisfaction http://supermarketnews.com/first-publix-toppled-no-1-spot-grocery-satisfaction <div class="node-body link-body">The Tampa Bay Times reports that Publix Super Markets, the Florida juggernaut of the grocery industry, was toppled from its No. 1 national industry ranking for the first time by two other chains, according to the American Customer Satisfaction Index, or ACSI.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/first-publix-toppled-no-1-spot-grocery-satisfaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Publix Recommended Reading Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:32:00 +0000 508661 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart to bump worker pay; Q4 sales up http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-bump-worker-pay-q4-sales <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores on Thursday announced details of a plan to overhaul its approach to hiring, training, scheduling and compensation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-bump-worker-pay-q4-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/walmart-bump-worker-pay-q4-sales#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Greg Foran Quarterly Results Registration Wal-Mart Stores Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:39:00 +0000 508621 at http://supermarketnews.com