Food retailers have a lot of questions heading into 2013.
Will the economy improve? Will consumer confidence improve? How much inflation will there be? What new taxes and regulations will they face?
SN surveyed supermarket and wholesaler chief executive officers around the country about their outlook for the year ahead, and those questions loomed large....More
WASHINGTON — Food retailers called for an end to Washington gridlock following last week’s national elections, with uncertainty looming over a range of issues, from tax reform to policies that could foster economic growth....More
PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Kings Food Markets on Monday said it would expand to Connecticut for the first time as the result of the acquisition of Porricelli’s Market location in Old Greenwich from the Porricelli family....More
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Harmons Grocery is celebrating its 80th birthday with a month-long series of events that feature samples of its store-made food — notably its own bratwurst and fresh mozzarella....More
CLEVELAND — Heinen’s Fine Foods here has deployed Aldata’s Direct Store Delivery system to optimize the freshness of perishable products conveyed from vendors and manufacturers to its 17 retail stores....More