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WGB Exclusive: Lidl Pursuing Smaller Sites

German hard discounter Lidl says smaller stores will accelerate expansion while pausing its prototype rollout in some markets.

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Is It Finally Time for Hydroponics?

Hydroponics have been around for a long time, but will they catch on?


A.I. Puts Top Grocery Holiday Merchandising Fallacies to Rest

Artificial intelligence is changing the promotional game in grocery—and across the retail landscape.

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Experts dish on hot menu items expected to arise next year

Ingles Markets’ comparable store sales in its fiscal fourth quarter increased by a robust 3.6% behind increases in store traffic and higher average ticket, and aided by incremental sales triggered by hurricanes affecting its Southeast markets.

Led by soaring volumes from the Amazon-Whole Foods honeymoon, natural products distributor United Natural Foods Inc. saw stronger-than-expected sales in its fiscal first quarter.

The beer brand will also move production to Holland.

Back in 2001, farm workers in Florida launched a new Campaign for Fair Food to educate consumers on the labor conditions behind the food they eat.

Ahold Delhaize has evolved to become Ahold Delhaize USA, which will  be led by Kevin Holt as CEO and which will serve as the parent company for all of the latter's U.S. companies.

Role will include maintaining association’s tax portfolio, assisting in healthcare and nutrition

A recent Johns Hopkins University study, published in Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, found that images of junk food are almost twice as likely to tempt you as health food.