Jon Springer

Jon Springer

Executive Editor


Jon Springer is executive editor of Winsight Grocery Business with responsibility for leading its digital news team. Jon has more than 20 years of experience covering consumer business and retail in New York, including more than 14 years at the Retail/Financial desk at Supermarket News. His previous experience includes covering consumer markets for KPMG’s Insiders; the U.S. beverage industry for Beverage Spectrum; and he was a Senior Editor covering commercial real estate and retail for the International Council of Shopping Centers. Jon began his career as a sports reporter and features editor for the Cecil Whig, a daily newspaper in Elkton, Md. Jon is also the author of two books on baseball. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English-Journalism from the University of Delaware. He lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. with his family.

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Basket Economics: Reported Go building spree seems ambitious, even for Amazon, but supermarkets will still pay.

A larger and more diverse supplier preps for a consolidating industry; anticipates "great success" selling retail.

The distributor said increased sales to Whole Foods weighed on margins and contributed to below-plan profits.

The Phoenix-based retailer's first store in Pennsylvania opened in a high-profile, high-energy urban project.

Kraft Heinz's new condiment spreads a spicy social buzz.

Instacart rollout will make e-commerce available in 35 states.

While dozens of stores remained closed or compromised, retailers spark relief effort.

Mariano's president Don Rosanova is retiring; Kroger promises banner's "unique experience" will continue.

The service is offering same prices as stores as pilot begins in two cities.

Officials said store resets tempered ID sales while margins dropped, but earnings surpassed expectations.

The industry veteran succeeds Bob Miller, who will continue as chairman.

Stores face heavy stocking, shopping and sudden closures as the hurricane approaches.