08/04/2016 - 5:12pm

As consumers increase their focus on the role that diet plays in health care, retailers and suppliers are retooling their strategies to emphasize fresh, local, organic, natural, healthy products — something that Kantar Retail calls the FLONH effect.

08/04/2016 - 11:27am

July's comparable store sales fell 4.6% in July, with Fred's CEO Jerry Shore noting that he was "disappointed with the company’s performance in the month of July,” and promising updated outlook and expectations when the company reports Q2 results on Aug. 30.

08/04/2016 - 10:53am

More than of half of U.S. respondents were confident that personal finances (70%), immediate-spending intentions (58%) and job prospects (56%) would be good or excellent in the next 12 months.

08/04/2016 - 10:39am

Publix’s sales for the second quarter of 2016 were $8.1 billion, a 2.1% increase from last year’s $8 billion. Comparable-store sales for the second quarter of 2016 increased 1.1%.

08/04/2016 - 10:17am

Costco's comparable-store sales for the month of July declined 2%, with a 3% decrease in U.S. a 3% rise in Canada and other decreases internationally.

08/04/2016 - 10:01am

Heath Dialog and RediClinic's new CFO has nearly two decades of experience as a financial executive, most notably at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he was chief auditor.

08/04/2016 - 9:49am

Target has resumed selling Amazon.com's tablets and e-readers on its website and plans to bring them back to its stores. (Bloomberg)

08/04/2016 - 9:46am

Target says it will begin selling Harry’s razors, the subscription-based shaving company that has more than 2 million members.

08/04/2016 - 9:31am

Weis Markets also plans to finalize the purchase of 38 Food Lion stores in September, six of which are located in the Baltimore region.