Store Formats http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/6733/more en Aldi to reopen 30 Bottom Dollar sites http://supermarketnews.com/limited-assortment/aldi-reopen-30-bottom-dollar-sites <div class="node-body article-body">Aldi U.S. said Friday that fewer than half of the 66 Bottom Dollar stores it acquired from Delhaize will reopen as Aldi stores. The announcement came as the companies completed the $15 million deal which was first announced late last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/limited-assortment/aldi-reopen-30-bottom-dollar-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/limited-assortment/aldi-reopen-30-bottom-dollar-sites#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Limited Assortment Aldi Delhaize America Mergers & Acquisitions Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:05:00 +0000 514271 at http://supermarketnews.com Sprouts site draws local protests http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/sprouts-site-draws-local-protests <div class="node-body article-body">Sprouts Farmers Market said it is “working closely” with civic and other business groups “to assure responsible and sustainable development” of a parcel of land in Northern California where it plans to build a store.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/sprouts-site-draws-local-protests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/sprouts-site-draws-local-protests#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores California Sprouts Farmers Market Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:12:00 +0000 514231 at http://supermarketnews.com Fresh & Easy 3.0? Are they finally getting it right this time? http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/fresh-easy-30-are-they-finally-getting-it-right-time <div class="node-body article-body">A number of stores in the Las Vegas area have been remodeled to reflect Yucaipa’s vision as of a few months back, but the store I visited still had some operational bugs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/fresh-easy-30-are-they-finally-getting-it-right-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-construction/fresh-easy-30-are-they-finally-getting-it-right-time#comments Retail & Financial Store Design & Construction Small Format Supermarket Fresh & Easy Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:02:00 +0000 514171 at http://supermarketnews.com Consumers want seamless online-offline shopping: Study http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/consumers-want-seamless-online-offline-shopping-study <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers must offer a seamless bridge between online and offline experiences, according to a study of consumer attitudes toward digital shopping by a global management consulting firm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/consumers-want-seamless-online-offline-shopping-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/consumers-want-seamless-online-offline-shopping-study#comments Consumer Trends Latest News Online Retail Digital marketing Wed, 25 Mar 2015 22:54:00 +0000 514151 at http://supermarketnews.com Relay Foods launches meal planning service http://supermarketnews.com/meals/relay-foods-launches-meal-planning-service <div class="node-body article-body">Online retailer Relay Foods has added free customizable meal planning tools to its website. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/meals/relay-foods-launches-meal-planning-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/meals/relay-foods-launches-meal-planning-service#comments Latest News Meals Online Retail Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:12:00 +0000 514071 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar CEO gives $45 million to build his legacy foundation http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine has added $45 million to a charitable fund at Foundation for the Carolinas, establishing him as one of the biggest individual philanthropists in the Carolinas, reports The Charlotte Observer.</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/family-dollar-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Community Service Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:17:00 +0000 514001 at http://supermarketnews.com Fresh & Easy shuttering stores to advance c-store plan http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-shuttering-stores-advance-c-store-plan <div class="node-body article-body">Fresh & Easy is undergoing an evolving transformation to become something it considers unique — a fresh-food convenience store.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-shuttering-stores-advance-c-store-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-shuttering-stores-advance-c-store-plan#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Convenience Stores Small Format Supermarket Fresh & Easy Mon, 23 Mar 2015 19:34:00 +0000 513901 at http://supermarketnews.com Fresh & Easy discloses plans to rationalize store base http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-discloses-plans-rationalize-store-base <div class="node-body article-body">Amid reports Fresh & Easy plans to close 50 stores of its 200 stores, the company said Sunday it plans to rationalize its store base and divest locations “that do not meet the criteria of Fresh & Easy’s model of modern convenience.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-discloses-plans-rationalize-store-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/convenience-stores/fresh-easy-discloses-plans-rationalize-store-base#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Convenience Stores Small Format Supermarket Fresh & Easy Mon, 23 Mar 2015 03:29:00 +0000 513851 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods expanding Portland food trolley http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-expanding-portland-food-trolley <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Whole Foods Market on Friday announced an expanded schedule for My Street Grocery, a mobile food cart providing community access to healthy foods in the Portland, Ore., metro area.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-expanding-portland-food-trolley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-expanding-portland-food-trolley#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Whole Foods Market Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:12:00 +0000 513771 at http://supermarketnews.com Instacart to charge more during peak delivery times http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/instacart-charge-more-during-peak-delivery-times <div class="node-body article-body">Instacart announced it would institute “Busy Pricing” during popular delivery times to ensure delivery is always available. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/instacart-charge-more-during-peak-delivery-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/online-retail/instacart-charge-more-during-peak-delivery-times#comments Latest News Online Retail Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:52:00 +0000 513761 at http://supermarketnews.com