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H-E-B Commits $500,000 to Support Victims of School Shooting in Uvalde, Texas

"Our hearts go out to all the families during this tragic and painful time," an H-E-B official said.

Retailers

Kroger Expands Fulfillment Network in Ohio

A 61,000-square-foot facility in the Columbus area will serve as a last-mile cross-dock location that can reach customers up to 200 miles away, the retailer said.

Industry Partners

For Grocers, an Emergency Response Plan Isn't Enough

"You're not an island," a former DHS official told an FMI audience in an active-assailant preparedness seminar, urging retailers to collaborate with other local businesses and law enforcement.

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"The pandemic has not diminished the appeal of grocery shopping, particularly for younger shoppers. Satisfaction with their primary store remains high for shoppers," said Steve Markenson, director of research and insights.

"Adjusting to inflation and learning to achieve 'rapid retrenchment' requires new tools and a shift in strategy," says Anis Hadj-Taieb of DemandTec by Acoustic.

The company said that its new ad offerings can help CPG brands shorten the time from product discovery to purchase.

The Chesapeake, Va.-based retailer also records a 19.2% lift in gross profit for first-quarter fiscal 2022.

The facility will bring produce to about 50 million people within 200 miles, the vertical farming company said.

The company said its emissions- and waste-reduction targets have been validated and approved by the Science-Based Targets initiative.

How We See It

At the National Restaurant Association Show, Loi, whose eponymous line of Greece-inspired foods is available at Whole Foods Markets, touted a simplified approach to healthful eating.

Walmart saw big gains in fresh produce sales online in 2021, while Amazon's online sales in produce and other fresh categories fell—suggesting challenges and opportunities for both retailers.

Conventional grocers in the top-performing quartile generate average weekly online grocery sales of $43,895, according to Brick Meets Click’s eGrocery Performance Benchmarking 2021 Wave.