Kroger's team of buyers continuously look for regional purchasing opportunities that allow the company to expand its product portfolio for customers, stimulate the local economy and enhance product freshness.
The money raised by HY-Vee and Pinky Swear Foundation provides assistance for basic needs and experiences that create emotional support to impacted families.
Ahold USA's digital growth strategies include significant investments in new digital tools including relevant digital coupons, new websites, mobile app improvements and a new recipe center.
The survey also found that more than two-thirds (67%) of Americans reported having at least one chronic health condition.
Along with financial assistance, Safeway's Northern California Division is working with the Red Cross to donate tractor trailers to bring and store food to help evacuation shelters.
For the quarter ended Sept. 2, on a same-store basis the PJC network's retail sales increased by 4%, with pharmacy same-store sales up 4.6% and front-end comparable sales up 3.4%.
The addition of five new Fresco y Mas locations expands the banner to 23 stores while the Harveys Supermarkets expansion brings that banner to 80 locations.
Delivering the final keynote address, Michael Dart served up a playbook marketers can use to appeal to generation Z, the demographic cohort behind millennials, as they come of age.
The winners span 10 categories across the food, drug, mass and value channels.
Online store Brandless, which launched in July with a portfolio of private-label product all sold for $3, is expanding its offerings with a foray into beauty and wellness.