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The Forgotten Front End?

The Forgotten Front End?

There is no lack of effort dedicated to righting center store woes or sustaining rapid growth in the perimeter.…

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Report: Vitamin Sales Slow Down

Report: Vitamin Sales Slow Down

Nutritional supplements are still growing, but lack of innovation and retail space is holding the category back.…

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Cybercrime and the Human Factor

Cybercrime and the Human Factor

To stay ahead of hackers, train your employees and vendors properly, a former White House CIO advises.…

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Walmart U.S. CEO Resigns

Walmart U.S. CEO Resigns The head of Walmart’s U.S. operations is stepping down after about four years at the helm. …
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Target Opens Smallest Store Yet

Target Opens Smallest Store Yet Target Corp. is going small-format in a big way in its home territory in Minnesota. …
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Industry News
image Hershey Devours TV Time

The Hershey Co. is the source of about half of all TV advertising for candy, gum and mints, according to the research firm iSpot.


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Industry News
image PepsiCo Has a Strong Quarter

PepsiCo has raised its quarterly profit projections, thanks in part to strong performance by its Frito-Lay snack division and new product rollouts.


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Industry News
image Beacon Tech Helps Sell Sausages

Hillshire Brands has launched a new product line with the aid of so-called “beacon” technology that tracks shoppers’ movements through the store.


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Industry News
image Banner to Close Last Baltimore Shop

A grocer that had been present in downtown Baltimore for 36 years is about to close its last store.


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Government
image Sen. Durbin Slams Walgreens on Taxes

Walgreens has been under harsh criticism from U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) over the possibility of moving its corporate headquarters to Switzerland.


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Trends
image Harris Ranks Store Brands by Region

Hy-Vee, Wegmans, Publix and Costco have the top-ranked store brands in the Midwest, Northeast, South and West respectively, according to a new poll by Harris EquiTrend.


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Industry News
image Kentucky Farmers Put on Show for Kroger

Kentucky farmers have a food show set up next week for just one attendee: Kroger.


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