Store Formats http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6733/more en Family Dollar shareholders OK Dollar Tree deal http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal <div class="node-body article-body">In a vote resolving months of speculation over the future of the small discount space, Family Dollar Stores shareholders on Thursday approved the proposed $8.5 billion merger with Dollar Tree.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:57:00 +0000 504581 at http://supermarketnews.com PCC taps Starbucks' Hardy as new CEO http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/pcc-taps-starbucks-hardy-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">PCC Natural Markets on Tuesday announced the appointment of Cate Hardy as CEO, effective Jan. 23. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/pcc-taps-starbucks-hardy-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/pcc-taps-starbucks-hardy-new-ceo#comments Latest News Executive Changes Natural Food Stores PCC Natural Markets Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:27:00 +0000 504381 at http://supermarketnews.com Why Whole Foods' CEO isn't worried about Sprouts http://supermarketnews.com/why-whole-foods-ceo-isnt-worried-about-sprouts <div class="node-body link-body">Walter Robb, co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, the natural and organic supermarket chain, isn't threatened by Phoenix-based rival Sprouts Farmers Market, according to a Phoenix Business Journal blogger.</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/why-whole-foods-ceo-isnt-worried-about-sprouts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Natural Food Stores Recommended Reading Thu, 15 Jan 2015 21:13:00 +0000 503741 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Top 75 retailers with the most stores http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores <div class="node-body gallery-body">Alternative formats dominate the list of Top 75 retailers with the most stores, proving their sheer ubiquity remains one of the biggest challenges for traditional supermarkets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores#comments Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Walmart Drugstores Dollar Stores Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:57:00 +0000 503611 at http://supermarketnews.com Proxy advisor urges shareholders to approve Dollar Tree deal http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A proxy advisory service on Wednesday urged shareholders of Family Dollar Stores to support an acquisition by Dollar Tree, citing antitrust risk associated with a competing bid by Dollar General, and the downside risk of completing no deal at all.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:18:00 +0000 503551 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: 2015 top alternative formats http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats <div class="node-body gallery-body">Which alternative formats bring in the most sales? This list of top performing alternative formats is part of SN's Top 75 list of U.S. and Canadian retailers with the most food sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats#comments Retail & Financial Convenience Stores Drugstores Dollar Stores Membership Warehouse Clubs Photo Gallery Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:33:00 +0000 503101 at http://supermarketnews.com Instacart rings up $220 million more for its grocery delivery service http://supermarketnews.com/instacart-rings-220-million-more-its-grocery-delivery-service <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Instacart, the fast-growing online grocery delivery startup that can get groceries to your doorstep within an hour, is growing some more, reports Bloomberg Businessweek.</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/instacart-rings-220-million-more-its-grocery-delivery-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Online Retail Recommended Reading Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:54:00 +0000 502961 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar urges 'yes' vote on Dollar Tree http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores reiterated its request Monday that shareholders vote in favor of its agreement to merge with Dollar Tree, citing indications from the Federal Trade Commission that the merger would be more advantageous than a competing proposal for Family Dollar by Dollar General.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:13:00 +0000 502831 at http://supermarketnews.com Amazon.com 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/amazoncom-2015 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">Amazon.com is ranked No. 62 in SN's 2015 Top 75 U.S. and Canadian Food Retailers and Wholesalers.</div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-search-setup"><legend>Search Setup</legend> <div class="field-search-url"> <span>Search URL:&nbsp;</span> http://supermarketnews.com/search/results/Amazon?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/amazoncom-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Online Retail Amazon.com Jeff Bezos Registration Mon, 12 Jan 2015 09:22:37 +0000 502801 at http://supermarketnews.com Rite Aid 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/rite-aid-2015 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">Rite Aid is ranked No. 44 in SN's 2015 Top 75 U.S. and Canadian Food Retailers and Wholesalers.</div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-search-setup"><legend>Search Setup</legend> <div class="field-search-url"> <span>Search URL:&nbsp;</span> http://supermarketnews.com/search/results/Rite Aid?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/rite-aid-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Drugstores Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Registration Rite Aid Mon, 12 Jan 2015 09:17:21 +0000 502791 at http://supermarketnews.com