Grocery Business

Featured News

Who Are the CPG Icons of Digital Grocery?

WGB partners with Cadent to explore the brands leading in the rapidly growing omnichannel space.

Retailers

H-E-B to Open Expansive Central Texas Store in 2022

San Antonio-based grocer to build a second store in the City of Leander. New location to span more than 103,000 square feet and feature conveniences such as curbside pickup and home delivery.

Retailers

Walmart Plans to Hire 150,000—Largely for Permanent Roles

The Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer is looking to staff up ahead of the holidays but said that most new hires will be offered full-time, for-the-long-haul positions.

Recent Stories

Recent Stories

Grocer joins CitrusAd’s growing e-commerce network designed to provide a scalable, self-serve ad platform that allows brands to develop targeted campaigns across an entire network of omnichannel retailers.

The San Francisco-based grocery platform aims to help retailers unify the in-store and online shopping experience for customers, supporting their businesses in however customers choose to shop.

Software company that uses AI to forecast and predict demand for highly perishable foods at grocery welcomes longtime CPG, grocery and foodservice veteran Michael Schall. 

Gorillas is in the midst of building out its business infrastructure to support further growth, having launched service in more than 55 cities since June 2020.

For the first time, the grocer is accompanying its annual predictions for the hottest ingredients in the year ahead with the option for shoppers to purchase a curated 'Discovery Box' featuring 10 on-trend products.

Amazon's announcement of its seasonal hiring spree follows big hiring announcements from the likes of Walmart, Target and Kroger.

How We See It

"Omnichannel household growth is a key initiative," says CEO Vivek Sankaran, noting the company's digital sales increased 5% for the second quarter of fiscal 2021, resulting in digital sales growth of 248% based on a two-year stacked period.

Total organic fresh produce sales for Q3 2021 increased 3% from the same period last year, according to the new Organic Produce Performance Report by Organic Produce Network and Category Partners. 

San Antonio-based grocer to build a second store in the City of Leander. New location to span more than 103,000 square feet and feature conveniences such as curbside pickup and home delivery.