March 24, 2011

COVINGTON, La. — Winn-Dixie’s chairman, president and CEO, Peter Lynch, calls them “state of the art.” The company’s VP pharmacy, John Fegan, calls them “transformational.” They’re talking about the Jacksonville, Fla.-based supermarket chain’s glitzy new prototype store, an upscale and eye-popping showcase for everything from locally sourced foods to gluten-free and specialized dietary offerings.

March 23, 2011

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists has teamed up with drug maker Takeda to develop an online resource that will be reviewed and evaluated by top medical experts.

March 18, 2011

Crème of Nature, a brand by Colomer USA, has added a new fragrance of fresh floral and citrus notes to its shampoos and conditioners, which are preferred by 9-out-of-10 users, according to the company.

March 10, 2011

Lottabody has launched two new styling products that feature carrot oil and keratin.

March 7, 2011

Nothing shows a retailer that its revitalization efforts are working quite like a thumbs-up from customers. For Winn-Dixie Stores, that vote of confidence came in mid-February, when its pharmacy business was among 40 U.S. companies honored as 2011 “customer service champions” by J.D. Power and Associates.

March 3, 2011

Through a new exclusive agreement with Green Secure Solutions, Winn-Dixie is implementing a patent-pending process to clean, sanitize and protect shopping carts, hand baskets, handicap carts, food trays and other equipment at its 484 stores.

February 15, 2011

Operations at Winn-Dixie Stores continued to improve across the second quarter, helping to drive shares up by 11 cents to $6.92 per share in mid-day trading.

February 11, 2011

The Food Lion Family and Bloom have recognized Scott Brinson as the recipient of the 2010 store manager excellence award. Brinson, who is the store manager of a Food Lion in Jacksonville, N.C., was selected from a group of seven other market/banner winners.

January 5, 2011

Winn-Dixie Stores on Wednesday named Laurence Appel SVP retail operations, reporting to Peter Lynch, Winn-Dixie's chairman, CEO and president.

January 3, 2011

Winn-Dixie Stores on Monday introduced a smart phone application for its customers that will help them locate the closest Winn-Dixie, allow them to view the weekly circular and sales for that specific store, and create and manage shopping lists that both sync with computers and can be shared with other users.

December 3, 2010

Winn-Dixie is offering customers a way to benefit the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots program this holiday season through its private-label bottled water.

November 16, 2010

A provider of self-service kiosk solutions has inked a definitive agreement to acquire an operator...

November 11, 2010

A national mobile health screening tour developed by a drug store chain and a nonprofit,...

November 1, 2010

Winn-Dixie Stores on Monday afternoon reported net sales of $1.5 billion for the first quarter...

October 18, 2010

Ethnic hair care brand Creme of Nature has added the Creme of Nature with Argan...

October 17, 2010

Winn-Dixie on Monday announced its What-A-Deal flu prevention program....

October 13, 2010

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists said it believes that technology used for continuous glucose...

September 16, 2010

Publix Super Markets may be mulling an expansion into North Carolina....

September 9, 2010

Winn-Dixie and the Jacksonville Jaguars have launched a co-branded bottled water that will be sold...

September 1, 2010

Solantic has announced the launch of its flu vaccination program for the 2010-2011 flu season...

August 30, 2010

Winn-Dixie on Monday reported fiscal-year net sales for the 53 weeks ended June 30 were...

August 26, 2010

Winn-Dixie Stores, which operates 514 retail grocery locations and 379 in-store pharmacies, has announced that...

May 5, 2010

Solantic walk-in urgent care has launched a mobile phone Web site that can be accessed...