April 14, 2017

Hy-Vee is well-known for its health-and-wellness commitment, and the supermarket chain has been taking efforts up a few notches recently with new and expanded programs.

April 14, 2017

Giant supermarket operator Kroger views health and wellness as an area for long-term investment, a point underscored by its purchase last year of specialty pharmacy ModernHEALTH.

April 14, 2017

KidsFit at ShopRite is a free, six-session curriculum-based program taught by ShopRite’s team of in-store registered dietitians that provides children ages 7-10 and their families with ways to create simple, tasty recipes while discovering the nutritional benefits of different food groups.

April 14, 2017

Wakefern Food Corp. continued to advance its health-and-wellness efforts over the past year, driven by a deep understanding of the needs of specific customer segments.

April 13, 2017

In 2017, H-E-B plans to add nine new stores in Texas and six new stores in Mexico.

April 12, 2017

The service, offered through a partnership with Shipt, will hit Dayton on April 27, Columbus on May 4 and Toledo in the summer, the company said.

April 11, 2017

The transaction will bring together two “highly complementary grocery wholesale organizations with combined sales of approximately $16 billion in 2016.”

April 10, 2017

A total of $14.6 million in combined cash and product donations, including contributions from customers, vendors and associates was facilitated by in-store campaigns and initiatives. 

April 6, 2017

As Amazon far outpaces total year-over-year retail growth in American household purchases, the retailer is on track to cause serious disruption to the U.S. superstore, grocery and drug store channels. 

April 5, 2017

Under the program, kids 12 and younger receive a free banana, clementine or other seasonal fruit while shopping with a parent or guardian.

April 5, 2017

In the coming months, Walgreens will introduce Walgreens its Botanics brand, a skin care and cosmetics line that harnesses the power of plants.

April 3, 2017

Acosta can now offer its clients a single Content Analytics-powered dashboard to control and monitor their online channels.

March 31, 2017

Publix is planning to open its first GreenWise store, which focuses on organic and natural foods, since 2008 in Tallahassee, Fla. 

March 31, 2017

Publix Super Markets and H-E-B deliver the best customer experience in the supermarket industry, according to the 2017 Temkin Experience Ratings, an annual customer experience ranking of companies.

March 30, 2017

Major retailers, manufacturers, trade associations and certification bodies began working together as the GRMA in 2014.

March 29, 2017

Amazon has opened its latest grocery initiative, which takes a direct hit at the “click and collect” pickup services that more and more supermarket retailers are offering.

March 29, 2017

Colleen Wegman joined Wegmans in 1991 and was named president in 2005 by the late Robert Wegman, her grandfather.

March 28, 2017

The new website features a variety of voices – produced by both freelancers and Kroger associates – sharing stories about Kroger's people and innovative projects.

March 28, 2017

AlGeepa will be one of many products at H-E-B to feature the GoTexan seal, an effort of the Texas Department of Agriculture to promote the products, culture and community that call Texas home.

March 28, 2017

Shoppers can visit their local CUB, Farm Fresh, SHOPPERS or Shop ‘n Save Pharmacy for a diabetes risk assessment performed by a pharmacist, followed by a free glucose screening for those determined to be at risk for the disease.

March 27, 2017
The Indianapolis-area supercenters are two of seven new stores Meijer is opening in Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin this year.
March 23, 2017
The Anchorage Press is reporting that two Hy-Vee locations in Nebraska will soon feature F&F clothing boutiques through the Iowa-based retailer’s franchise agreement with the British clothing line owned by supermarket company Tesco. Construction has not yet begun on the boutiques, though Hy-Vee has reportedly filed building permits, and they are expected to open this summer. (Anchorage Press)
March 22, 2017

Wegmans announced grand opening dates for two stores in Northern New Jersey.

March 20, 2017

According to Bloomberg, a merger plan could see Sprouts — which is publicly traded — go private as an addition to Albertsons' portfolio.