Spartan Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/7236/more en Taking customers beyond celery and carrots http://supermarketnews.com/spartan-stores/taking-customers-beyond-celery-and-carrots <div class="node-body article-body">Despite an abundance of options in the produce department, many consumers return to the same fruits and vegetables, according to D&W Fresh Market’s Living Well lifestyle expert, Margaux Drake. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/spartan-stores/taking-customers-beyond-celery-and-carrots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/spartan-stores/taking-customers-beyond-celery-and-carrots#comments Produce D&W Spartan Stores Online 2014 Mon, 19 May 2014 15:00:00 +0000 473991 at http://supermarketnews.com Spartan Closes 2 Detroit Valu Land Stores http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartan-closes-2-detroit-valu-land-stores <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Spartan Stores has closed two of the three Valu Land stores it opened in the metro Detroit area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartan-closes-2-detroit-valu-land-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartan-closes-2-detroit-valu-land-stores#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Michigan Registration Spartan Stores Store Closings Valu Land Tue, 24 Dec 2013 15:42:00 +0000 456851 at http://supermarketnews.com SpartanNash 2014 http://supermarketnews.com/spartannash-2014 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">SpartanNash is ranked No. 48 in SN's Top 75 North American Food Retailers and Wholesalers for 2014.</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/Spartan?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/spartannash-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Dennis Eidson Nash Finch Co. Registration Spartan Stores SpartanNash Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:55:57 +0000 455881 at http://supermarketnews.com Wholesaler Merger Yields Michigan-Based ‘SpartanNash’ http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/wholesaler-merger-yields-michigan-based-spartannash <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The marriage of Spartan Stores and Nash Finch was completed last week with the combined company saying they’d take on a new corporate identity — SpartanNash — and maintain residence at Spartan’s Michigan headquarters.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/wholesaler-merger-yields-michigan-based-spartannash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/wholesaler-merger-yields-michigan-based-spartannash#comments Retail & Financial Mergers & Acquisitions Nash Finch Co. Registration Spartan Stores SpartanNash 2013 Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 453081 at http://supermarketnews.com Local Incentives to Keep Spartan in Michigan http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/local-incentives-keep-spartan-michigan <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — It appears that the newly christened SpartanNash is staying put. Local officials said Wednesday that they have approved $2.75 million in economic incentives for the retailer-distributor to retain existing jobs, add new ones and keep its headquarters in Western Michigan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/local-incentives-keep-spartan-michigan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/local-incentives-keep-spartan-michigan#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Mergers & Acquisitions Michigan Nash Finch Co. Registration Spartan Stores Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:27:00 +0000 452841 at http://supermarketnews.com ‘SpartanNash’ Born of Merger http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-born-merger <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Spartan Stores here on Tuesday introduced a new corporate name: SpartanNash, following shareholder approvals of its merger with Minneapolis-based wholesaler Nash Finch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-born-merger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/spartannash-born-merger#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Mergers & Acquisitions Midwest Nash Finch Co. Registration Spartan Stores wholesalers Tue, 19 Nov 2013 17:27:00 +0000 452661 at http://supermarketnews.com Shutdown Impacts Nash Sales in Q3 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/shutdown-impacts-nash-sales-q3 <div class="node-body article-body">MINNEAPOLIS — Nash Finch Co. here said Tuesday that the partial government shutdown last month and the ongoing impact of budget cuts through sequestration trimmed sales by about $60.2 million in the third quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/shutdown-impacts-nash-sales-q3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/shutdown-impacts-nash-sales-q3#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Alec Covington Mergers & Acquisitions Midwest Nash Finch Co. Quarterly Results Registration Spartan Stores Tue, 12 Nov 2013 15:06:00 +0000 451851 at http://supermarketnews.com New Business Sparks Spartan Gains http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-gains <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Sales during the second quarter at Spartan Stores came in higher than expected, as the chain saw the benefits of renovated stores, growth in discount sales, and the effects of new retail and wholesale customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-gains#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Midwest Nash Finch Co. Quarterly Results Registration Spartan Stores Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 449902 at http://supermarketnews.com Spartan Uses Facebook for Targeted Marketing http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/spartan-uses-facebook-targeted-marketing <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Spartan Stores is targeting specific shopper segments via Facebook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/spartan-uses-facebook-targeted-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/marketing/spartan-uses-facebook-targeted-marketing#comments Marketing D&W Family Fare Glen's Midwest Registration Spartan Stores Valu King 2013 Mon, 28 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 449862 at http://supermarketnews.com <p> Spartan has conducted about 130 Facebook targeted-marketing campaigns at D&amp;W and other banners.</p> New Business Sparks Spartan Q2 Gains http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-q2-gains <div class="node-body article-body">GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Spartan Stores here on Wednesday said new customers and organic sales growth contributed to increased sales for the fiscal second quarter, while net earnings were down slightly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-q2-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/new-business-sparks-spartan-q2-gains#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Financial Performance Midwest Nash Finch Co. Quarterly Results Spartan Stores Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:04:00 +0000 449182 at http://supermarketnews.com