Grocery, Supermarket and Retail Food Industry News

Technology

Wegmans pilots clip-on smart cart device at pair of stores

Shopic’s Shop-E technology offers the regional grocer a frictionless checkout solution following the discontinuation of the Wegmans SCAN app.

Kroger

Consumer group sues to stop Kroger-Albertsons merger

Private lawsuit filed in federal court also aims to terminate the Albertsons’ $4 billion special dividend announced with $24.6 billion deal.

Veteran HR executive joins retail giant after roles at Five Below, Domino’s and Target.

Job additions rise by 1,800 month to month but up by 74,000 year over year, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports.

Supermarkets lined up as chief destination for prepared and packaged food purchases for big-game parties, Advantage Solutions poll shows.

Chains striking the right balance of quality and pricing finish high in this year’s Retailer Preference Index.

Economic signs so far don't indicate recession, enabling the industry to build on its strengths, she tells WGB in an interview at FMI Midwinter.

Former executive VP helped “make Dierbergs the company it is today,” upscale grocer says.

Three-year plan designed to fast-track expansion for wholesale and retail businesses.

Executives, panelists and guest speakers shared their views on the bumpy economy, acceleration of technology, embracing change and the grocery industry’s resilience at the Midwinter Executive Conference in Orlando.

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