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Walmart CEO Among Trump’s Economic Advisors

Walmart CEO Among Trump’s Economic Advisors

Doug McMillon to be part of Strategic and Policy forum on jobs and economic growth.…

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Clean and Green Dominate Food Trends

Clean and Green Dominate Food Trends

Innova Market Insights delivers its top 10 food trends for 2017.…

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After Questionable Start, Holiday Season to Finish Strong

After Questionable Start, Holiday Season to Finish Strong

Conflicting reports about the strength of holiday sales, store traffic and online activity over the course of Thanksgiving weekend have…

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Nestlé Tech to Cut Sugar in Formulations

Nestlé Tech to Cut Sugar in Formulations Nestlé has reformulated sugar in a way that will allow less of it to be used in chocolate and other…
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Wegmans Cuts Store Brand Prices

Wegmans Cuts Store Brand Prices Lower food prices have enabled Wegmans to cut prices on more than 40 of its private label items.…
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Walmart CEO Among Trump’s Economic Advisors Walmart CEO Among Trump’s Economic Advisors

Doug McMillon to be part of Strategic and Policy forum on jobs and economic growth.


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Industry News
Upscale Jewel Scheduled for Chicago Upscale Jewel Scheduled for Chicago

An extra-upscale Jewel-Osco supermarket is being planned for the Old Town neighborhood of Chicago.


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Industry News
image Nut Milks Concern Dairy Farmers

The increasing popularity of milk substitutes derived from almonds and other nuts is frustrating dairy farmers already reeling from low prices.


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International Business
image Lidl Promo Drops Prices for Tweets

Lidl is using Twitter in a unique way in Great Britain: Encouraging shoppers to tweet about selected items by lowering the price when they do so.


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Government
image No Takers for Dallas’ $3 Million Grocery Offer

The city government of Dallas offered a $3 million incentive for a supermarket in the impoverished southeastern part of the city, but has found no takers.


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Industry News
Dollar General Income Down 7% Dollar General Income Down 7%

Dollar General reported a 7 percent drop in net income for its third quarter, with food sales accounting for much of the problem.


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Industry News
Kroger Profit Down 8.6% in Quarter Kroger Profit Down 8.6% in Quarter

Kroger’s quarterly sales rose but its profits dropped, due to lower food commodity prices and aggressive competition.


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