Store Formats http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6733/more en Whole Foods taps local intelligence: Robb http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb <div class="field-byline"> By James Tenser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At Whole Foods Market, localization goes well beyond tailoring store assortments. It encompasses sourcing, events, design of the buildings, and decision-making authority to suit the communities it serves, said Walter Robb, co-CEO of the Austin, Texas-based company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-taps-local-intelligence-robb#comments Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Sustainability Registration Walter Robb Whole Foods Market 2014 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 471421 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Whole Foods Co-CEO Walter Robb introduces Tucson, Ariz., workers Keely Dietz (left) and Amber Atencio at the Global Retailing Conference in Tucson.</p> Photo courtesy of Simboli Photography Inserra to open first independent PriceRite http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/inserra-open-first-independent-pricerite <div class="node-body article-body">The first PriceRite discount store to be owned and operated by an independent member of the Wakefern Food Corp. cooperative is set to open in Garfield, N.J. this summer, Wakefern said Tuesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/inserra-open-first-independent-pricerite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/inserra-open-first-independent-pricerite#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Deep Discount Alternative formats Inserra Supermarkets Lawrence R. 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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:57:00 +0000 471351 at http://supermarketnews.com Discount grocer PriceRite to open first New Jersey store http://supermarketnews.com/discount-grocer-pricerite-open-first-new-jersey-store <div class="node-body link-body">The first PriceRite discount supermarket in New Jersey is scheduled to open in Garfield in July, as the lower-priced sibling of ShopRite expands into the state. </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/discount-grocer-pricerite-open-first-new-jersey-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deep Discount Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:45:00 +0000 471321 at http://supermarketnews.com 99 Cents Only sales drop in shortened year http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year <div class="node-body article-body">99 Cents Only Stores, Los Angeles, said its net loss increased while sales declined for the fiscal year ended Jan. 31 — a 10-month, 44-week year compared with a full 52-week year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Financial Performance 99 Cents Only Stores West Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:13:00 +0000 471281 at http://supermarketnews.com Save-A-Lot to open Colorado warehouse http://supermarketnews.com/transportation-logistics/save-lot-open-colorado-warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">Save-A-Lot said Tuesday that it would open a new distribution center to serve its stores in the Denver area. The 140,000-square-foot facility in Aurora, Colo., is expected to open in June.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/transportation-logistics/save-lot-open-colorado-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/transportation-logistics/save-lot-open-colorado-warehouse#comments Latest News Limited Assortment Transportation & Logistics Colorado Save-A-Lot Supervalu Warehouse Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:41:00 +0000 471261 at http://supermarketnews.com Walgreens urged to leave U.S. to gain tax benefit http://supermarketnews.com/walgreens-urged-leave-us-gain-tax-benefit <div class="node-body link-body">Read The Financial Times report.</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/walgreens-urged-leave-us-gain-tax-benefit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Recommended Reading Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:14:00 +0000 471181 at http://supermarketnews.com FreshDirect offers best online experience: Report http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report <div class="node-body article-body">New York-based FreshDirect was rated to provide the best customer experience in a study by e-commerce service provider Fluid and presented in a conference call on Internet grocery by Wells Fargo on Monday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/freshdirect-offers-best-online-experience-report#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Walmart Kroger Safeway Ahold USA Online Retail Ahold USA FreshDirect Kroger Co. Safeway Wal-Mart Stores Whole Foods Market Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:48:00 +0000 471161 at http://supermarketnews.com CVS, Walgreens get helping hand from Obama http://supermarketnews.com/cvs-walgreens-get-helping-hand-obama <div class="node-body link-body">As the Affordable Care Act reshuffles the health-care deck, some of the winners are walk-in clinics in drugstores and supermarkets, which offer treatments for simple illnesses and provide some preventative-care services such as flu shots. </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/cvs-walgreens-get-helping-hand-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Drugstores Recommended Reading Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:12:00 +0000 471011 at http://supermarketnews.com Costco comps surpass expectations http://supermarketnews.com/costco-comps-surpass-expectations <div class="node-body link-body">Costco Wholesale Corp. comparable-store sales results for March, the five weeks ended Apr 6, 2014, bettered analysts' expectations.</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/costco-comps-surpass-expectations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Membership Warehouse Clubs Recommended Reading Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:10:00 +0000 471001 at http://supermarketnews.com BJ’s in line to be anchor tenant at Tremont Crossing in Boston's Roxbury http://supermarketnews.com/bj-s-line-be-anchor-tenant-tremont-crossing-bostons-roxbury <div class="node-body link-body">The developers of Tremont Crossing in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood have signed a letter of intent with Westborough-based BJ’s Wholesale Club to be an anchor tenant for the 1 million-square-foot development.</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/bj-s-line-be-anchor-tenant-tremont-crossing-bostons-roxbury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Membership Warehouse Clubs Recommended Reading Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:15:00 +0000 470901 at http://supermarketnews.com