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Newest Fresco y Mas Opens With West Indies Flavor

The former Winn-Dixie in Lauderhill is the first of the Fresco fleet to specialize in Caribbean foods.

Retailers

Buyer Seeking to License A&P, Waldbaum's Brands

American Legacy Brands acquired the intellectual property of the defunct brands earlier this year and is seeking manufacturers, retailers and wholesalers to help revive them.

Basket Economics: Farewell to the “wedge”—and whatever it stood for.

The natural and organic retailer said effective marketing and promotions drove store traffic as sales leverage overcame the expenses.

The strategy will seek sales and share growth through omnichannel expansion and leveraging local brands, executives shared during Capital Markets Day presentation.

The Ahold Delhaize Maryland-based division's "The Little Things Are Giant" campaign will re-establish local identity for the newly decoupled chain.

The retailer has placed products with 25% or more of the total calories coming from added sugar to the bottom shelf in a move to highlight healthier choices in prime real estate.

The move positions the retailer to claim some of the millions in toy sales up for grabs in the wake of Toys R Us bankruptcy.

Prepared foods and catering trays are available for pickup or delivery in select ZIP codes beginning Nov. 7.

The retailer has partnered with the Plant Based Foods Association for its new marketing initiative across 70 Northern California stores.