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Hispanic Shoppers: Together and Mobile

Hispanic Shoppers: Together and Mobile

Survey reports that Hispanics are more likely to involve family members in grocery shopping and to use mobile devices. …

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The Price is Right

The Price is Right

Retailers can learn a thing or two from the winning promotional strategies of grocery’s leaders.…

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Retailers and CPGs: Working Out the Tension

Retailers and CPGs: Working Out the Tension

Report from PwC details the retailer/manufacturer dynamic and compares relative performances.…

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Lidl Names Sites for U.S. HQ and Hub

Lidl Names Sites for U.S. HQ and Hub Lidl, the German discount grocer, has officially named Almance County, N.C., as the site for its first regional headquarters and…
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Specialty Retailers Top $18 Billion

Specialty Retailers Top $18 Billion “Specialty gourmet” food retailers now have more than a thousand stores and revenues of more than $18 billion, according to…
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International Business
Report: Aussie Grocer Shopping Unit Report: Aussie Grocer Shopping Unit

Woolworths, Australia’s leading grocer, is looking to sell off one of its subsidiaries, an 11-store gourmet food chain, according to a report from Fairfax Media.


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Industry News
image Whole Foods: Overcharges Were Honest Mistakes

Customers at Whole Foods Market were overcharged for various food items by weight due to employee errors, the company’s co-CEOs said in an apology video released July 1.


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Industry News
Costco Builds More Business Centers Costco Builds More Business Centers

Costco is quietly expanding its Business Centers, stores that are designed in part to serve as suppliers to smaller retailers of food and other goods.


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Industry News
N.Y. Union Blasts Wegmans N.Y. Union Blasts Wegmans

Wegmans’ move into New York City is being met with hostility from the United Food and Commercial Workers Union.


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Industry News
image Kraft Execs Brace for the Ax

Executives at Kraft Foods are anticipating mass firings in the wake of a merger with H.J. Heinz that was due to be voted on July 1.


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Industry News
image Kroger President Retires

The president and chief operating officer of Kroger has announced his retirement.


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International Business
Discounters Drive Down UK Food Prices Discounters Drive Down UK Food Prices

Grocery prices in Great Britain are falling because of the pressure discount grocers Aldi and Lidl are exerting on the market, according to data from Kantar Worldpanel.


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