Together, the brands of Ahold USA and Delhaize America represent the largest grocery retailer group on the U.S. East Coast, including the Stop & Shop, Food Lion, Giant Foods, Giant/Martin's and Hannaford brands, IRI noted.
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The retail pharmacy community, along with its supplier partners, are setting the stage to recovery for those in the Gulf Coast region impacted by Hurricane Harvey.
Walt Lentz, head of supply chain strategy & operations for Peapod, will oversee the operations of Peapod on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.
With September set to mark National Family Meals Month, David Orgel offers a sneak peek at two retailers’ efforts around promoting family meals in this month’s installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch.
Ahold USA reported a positive impact on the timing of Easter that was offset by Fourth of July holiday sales and last year's competitive closures in the New York market.
At the core of the app is the integration of the grocer’s MVP loyalty card. In addition to enabling cashiers to scan the digital card from customers’ smartphone screens, customers can electronically load coupons to their MVP card.
The Greensboro, N.C., remodels are part of Food Lion’s “Easy, Fresh and Affordable…You Can Count on Food Lion Every Day” strategy, which has seen the company remodel 473 of its 1,000 stores, largely in North Carolina.
In the latest installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch, Dave Orgel shares insights from a panel at the recent Fancy Food Show that included spakers from Jet/Walmart, Whole Foods and Peapod/Ahold.
"Knowing that 51% of Amazon Echo users have their devices in the kitchen, launching 'Ask Peapod' on Alexa was a natural innovation for Peapod," the company stated.
In the 12 years Giant/Martin's have held the ‘Support Our Troops’ campaign, more than $4.5 million has been donated to organizations like the USO and the American Red Cross, division CEO reports.