HONOLULU — Foodland Super Market here, which operates 30 Foodland and Sack N Save stores, is successfully synchronizing price and promotional data with Coca-Cola bottlers serving the Hawaiian islands, as well as with four other suppliers.
While synchronization of basic item data between trading partners has become increasingly common via the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN), a division of GS1, Brussels, price synchronization is still relatively rare in the food industry.
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