03/08/2012 - 4:41pm

Morrisons, the large U.K.-based supermarket chain, wanted to get closer to its customers. The result was M Local, its new 3,000-sq.-ft., freestanding, convenience food format.

03/08/2012 - 3:57pm

Kroger announced that its board of directors have declared a quarterly dividend of 11.5 cents per share.

03/08/2012 - 1:43pm

Written testimony submitted by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores underscored chain pharmacies’ commitment to patient safety as part of the next Prescription Drug User Fee Act reauthorization, and emphasized that community pharmacist-provided services help improve health outcomes without the introduction of unproven technologies.

03/08/2012 - 1:29pm

Rite Aid same-store sales increased by 3.1% in February, including a 1.9% increase in front-end comps and a 3.7% increase in pharmacy comps, the company said Thursday.

03/08/2012 - 12:19pm

Fresh & Easy on Tuesday made its Sacramento, Calif., debut with the opening of two new stores in the region.

03/08/2012 - 11:36am

Delhaize America, the U.S. division of Delhaize Group, saw a decrease in underlying operating profit prompted by soft sales, an increase in operating expenses to support growth projects and price investments for fourth quarter 2011.

03/08/2012 - 10:42am

Consumer packaged goods brands that dedicate a share of their overall marketing resources to the ever-growing Hispanic market prompted about one-third of their overall revenue growth, according to a study from the Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies.

03/08/2012 - 10:01am

Target is set to complete remodels for more than 100 general merchandise stores later this month, the retailer said. The remodeled Target stores will dedicate approximately 10,000 sq. ft. to a vast array of fresh food choices, including a curated assortment of fresh produce, fresh packaged meat and pre-packaged baked goods, in addition to dry and frozen offerings.

03/07/2012 - 2:00pm

CVS Caremark's board of directors has approved a quarterly dividend of 16.25 cents per share of common stock.