Retailers http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6726/more en Publix sales, earnings up in Q2 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-earnings-q2 <div class="node-body article-body">Publix Super Markets on Monday said sales during the fiscal second quarter increased by 6% to $8 billion, with comparable-store sales up by 4.6%. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-earnings-q2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/publix-sales-earnings-q2#comments Latest News Publix Retail & Financial Publix Super Markets Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:06:00 +0000 524291 at http://supermarketnews.com Hannaford small box opening set http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-delhaize-merger/hannaford-small-box-opening-set <div class="node-body article-body">Hannaford’s new small store concept is scheduled to open next week in North Berwick, Maine, the company said. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-delhaize-merger/hannaford-small-box-opening-set" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/ahold-delhaize-merger/hannaford-small-box-opening-set#comments Store Design & Construction Delhaize America Small Format Supermarket Ahold-Delhaize Merger Delhaize America Hannaford Bros. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:51:00 +0000 524221 at http://supermarketnews.com Kroger's Marmer to retire http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/krogers-marmer-retire <div class="node-body article-body">Kroger on Thursday announced that influential executive Lynn Marmer, group VP for corporate affairs, plans to retire in early 2016 after 18 years with the company. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/krogers-marmer-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/krogers-marmer-retire#comments Latest News Executive Changes Kroger Sustainability Kroger Co. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:45:00 +0000 524141 at http://supermarketnews.com Local staffing firm expects up to 1,000 layoffs at Wal-Mart HQ http://supermarketnews.com/local-staffing-firm-expects-1000-layoffs-wal-mart-hq <div class="node-body link-body"><p>ArkansasOnline.com — Northwest Arkansas recruiting firm Cameron Smith &amp; Associates is preparing its employees for "a surge of phone calls, emails and resumes" related to layoffs at the Wal-Mart Stores Inc. home office in Bentonville.</p> </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/local-staffing-firm-expects-1000-layoffs-wal-mart-hq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Recommended Reading Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:59:00 +0000 524031 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold to join CIW 'Fair Food' program http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Wednesday it has joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ Fair Food Program, and that it is committed to buying tomatoes only from growers meeting the CIW’s labor standards and paying a "penny-per-pound" premium on tomato orders to fund farm worker wage increases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Ahold USA Sustainability Speciality Ahold USA Publix Super Markets Trader Joe's Market Wal-Mart Stores Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:57:00 +0000 523971 at http://supermarketnews.com Supervalu exploring Save-A-Lot spinoff http://supermarketnews.com/supervalu/supervalu-exploring-save-lot-spinoff <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Supervalu on Tuesday said it has begun preparations for a potential public spinoff of its Save-A-Lot business.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/supervalu/supervalu-exploring-save-lot-spinoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/supervalu/supervalu-exploring-save-lot-spinoff#comments Retail & Financial Limited Assortment Supervalu Registration Sam Duncan Save-A-Lot Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:20:00 +0000 523891 at http://supermarketnews.com Walmart opens new e-commerce facility http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/walmart-opens-new-e-commerce-facility <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart Stores on Wednesday held opening ceremonies for a dedicated e-commerce fulfillment facility in Bethlehem, Pa.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/walmart-opens-new-e-commerce-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/walmart-opens-new-e-commerce-facility#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Online Retail Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:37:00 +0000 523511 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>The new Bethlehem, Pa., center and a nearby facility are expected to bring 1,000 jobs to the Lehigh Valley.</p> 5 facts from Kroger's latest Sustainability Report http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report <div class="node-body blog-body">Kroger's annual report highlighted impressive progress on sustainability while also revealing a few facts about the company as a whole. </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/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/5-facts-krogers-latest-sustainability-report#comments Retail & Financial SN Social Kroger Sustainability SN Social Fri, 17 Jul 2015 18:04:00 +0000 523331 at http://supermarketnews.com Five Hiller's stores to reopen as Krogers next week http://supermarketnews.com/five-hillers-stores-reopen-krogers-next-week <div class="node-body link-body">Detroit Free Press — The South Lyon, Commerce Township, Northville Township, West Bloomfield and Ann Arbor locations will soon be open for business.</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/five-hillers-stores-reopen-krogers-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kroger Recommended Reading Thu, 16 Jul 2015 20:49:00 +0000 523241 at http://supermarketnews.com 2 men buy groceries for strangers at Kroger http://supermarketnews.com/2-men-buy-groceries-strangers-kroger <div class="node-body link-body">Cincinnati.com — It's more blessed to give than to receive." That is the philosophy of two men who bought groceries for strangers at a local Kroger and filmed it to inspire others to commit random acts of kindness.</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/2-men-buy-groceries-strangers-kroger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kroger Recommended Reading Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:16:00 +0000 522881 at http://supermarketnews.com