June 8, 2017

"We see this as a critical component to help bring our customer’s voice into the entire promotional process, from our initial interaction with our suppliers, to the finished weekly circular," Weis Markets stated.

June 7, 2017

Albertsons, in partnership with Oregon State University, developed the processes that now allow Oregon pharmacists to be paid by Medicaid for the consultation service fee when prescribing birth control.

June 5, 2017

 The grants will go toward purchasing seeds, plants, tools and good preservation equipment for community gardens that teach those in need about health and nutrition through the gardening process. ma

June 1, 2017

The InspiraChamber is designed to minimize the time it takes to administer asthma medications, Lupin said.

May 31, 2017

Under the acquisition, MedCart will continue to operate as it did before, but as a new business unit under Albertsons’ pharmacy team structure, with the leadership team reporting directly to Albertsons group VP pharmacy operations, Dain Rusik.

May 30, 2017

With AmazonFresh Pickup, which allows Amazon Prime members to order groceries online and pick them up in as little as 15 minutes, has moved out of the pilot stages and is now available to a wider range of Amazon Prime customers.

May 26, 2017

In honor of Memorial Day, Food Lion will offer a 10% discount to all retired and active military and their families. 

May 25, 2017
Walmart’s share of the $800 billion grocery market has grown to 21.5%, according to a report from CNBC that highlights Loop Capital analyst Andrew Wolf’s assessment of the retailer’s recent first-quarter results. Wolf notes that in Q1, Walmart outperformed U.S. supermarkets by 2.9%, which is up from the 1.6% outperformance it showed in Q4 2016. (CNBC)
May 23, 2017

Karl Varsanyi, Albertsons’ new group VP product management and user experience, and Ramiya Iyer, who was named group VP IT digital and marketing/merchandising, possess a collective 30 years of experience in digital leadership. 

May 23, 2017

The award-winning Barbecue Battle, on June 24 and 25, is one of the largest and most popular food festivals in the country, welcoming more than 100,000 barbecue fans each year.

May 22, 2017

The supermarket retailer will set up shop in an 80,000-sq.-ft. space, and will also open a restaurant above the location.

May 19, 2017

A Dallas Central Market location has a 53-foot custom-built space for growing spices, herbs and leafy greens built with through partnership with Growtainer. 

May 18, 2017

The awards honor outstanding achievement in the design, manufacture, promotion, and use of Safer Choice-labeled products over the past year.

May 18, 2017

Last year, the company's total active workforce grew by more than 12,000 associates. Over the last eight years, Kroger has created more than 86,000 new jobs.

May 18, 2017

The Escanaba and Sault Ste. Marie stores feature pharmacies, which have a drive-thru pick up and the company's free prescription program.

May 16, 2017

The funds are part of the 2016-2017 A+ School Rewards program, where purchases made by Giant customers help provide funding to area schools. 

May 16, 2017
Kroger has named Calvin Kaufman as Sukanya Madlinger’s successor in the role of SVP retail divisions. It also named Ann Reed as Kaufman’s successor as president of its Louisville division. 
 
May 16, 2017
The retailer is promoting cardiac health and awareness in honor of American Stroke Month.
 
May 15, 2017

At select pharmacies on May 20, customers can receive free blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol screenings.

May 15, 2017

In the latest Supermarket Wellness Watch, David Orgel examines how Aldi’s health-and-wellness efforts — particularly those aimed at kids — are differentiating the retailer in the highly competitive U.S. food retailing business.

May 11, 2017

Hy-Vee pharmacy locations in Iowa, Mo., S.D. and Wis. Will be dispensing the opioid overdose reversal drug.

May 11, 2017

According to the supermarket retailer, these top picks can be used to pack nutrition into easy and delicious recipes that fit a customer’s individual health goals and budget.

May 9, 2017

The series of tours is aimed at helping nutritious conscious shoppers navigate the stores for health choices.

May 8, 2017

The Environmental Protection Agency has recognized two retailers in its annual Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards.