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.
Ahold Pharmacy & Business News
Instacart has seen significant expansion of late, announcing that it's same-day delivery now reaches customers in Boston and Philadelphia and through New-York based Wegmans.
Stop & Shop customers can now use Instacart to fill their carts with their favorite Stop & Shop products and select a delivery window of within one hour, two hours or up to seven days in advance.
In honor of Memorial Day, Food Lion will offer a 10% discount to all retired and active military and their families.
The funds are part of the 2016-2017 A+ School Rewards program, where purchases made by Giant customers help provide funding to area schools.
At select pharmacies on May 20, customers can receive free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings.
In its Ahold USA division, the company achieved net sales of €5.96 billion ($6.48 billion) compared to €5.837 billion ($6.34 billion) in the year-ago period.
Ahold Delhaize entered 2017 as a newly combined global retail powerhouse that is pursuing a range of initiatives to advance pharmacy and health-and-wellness strategies in the United States.
Publix Super Markets and H-E-B deliver the best customer experience in the supermarket industry, according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual customer experience ranking of companies.
Underlying operating margins improved, driven by the “Easy, Fresh and Affordable” strategic initiative and synergies, the company said.