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Electronic Wallets Attract, but Raise Concerns

Electronic Wallets Attract, but Raise Concerns

Two surveys gauge attitudes toward electronic payment systems and credit security in general.…

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Looking Ahead: Mobile, Omnichannel in 2015

Looking Ahead: Mobile, Omnichannel in 2015

Analytics will be necessary to help target customers.…

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Loyalty Programs' Effectiveness Questioned

Loyalty Programs' Effectiveness Questioned

Experts advise ditching discount-card programs.…

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Bi-Lo Hires Aussie Exec as New CEO

Bi-Lo Hires Aussie Exec as New CEO Bi-Lo Holdings, the parent company of Winn-Dixie, has named Ian McLeod as its new CEO. …
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Family Dollar Accepts Dollar Tree Bid

Family Dollar Accepts Dollar Tree Bid Shareholders of Family Dollar have voted to accept a takeover bid by Dollar Tree, capping months of drama over a…
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image Bargain Chain Goes After Natural Market

Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, a San Diego-based discount chain, is expanding its offering of what it calls NOSH (natural, organic, specialty, healthy) foods. 


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Industry News
image Suit Says Bread Claims are Half-Baked

Wegmans and Whole Foods Market are being sued by New Jersey residents over claims that their bread and other baked goods are baked in-store.


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Government
image State Inspection Fees About to Rise

State health departments are poised to hike fees, expand their staffs and increase inspections of food stores in the wake of improving economic conditions, according to the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials.


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Industry News
image Giant Eagle to Enter Indiana Market

Giant Eagle will open a Market District store near Indianapolis this fall, marking the first time the grocer has ventured into Indiana.


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Industry News
image Kroger Replaces Torn-Down Ky. Store

A Kroger in Lexington, Ky., opened Jan. 21, replaces a teardown at the same location with a new, more elaborate store.


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Industry News
image Target Ex-CEO Gets $61 Million Parachute

Former Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel walked away with a total compensation package worth $61 million, according to calculations by Fortune magazine.


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Industry News
image Walgreens to Sell Infusion Business

Walgreens Boots Alliance has announced its first major divestiture under its new ownership.


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