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GMDC Calls for Champions of Change Nominations 

New industry recognition platform will honor the talented individuals who are growing and expanding the GM, HBW, nonfoods and retail technology categories, as well as the next generation of industry leaders.


Giant Eagle Joins Drug Take-Back Movement

The regional retailer is the latest to add this "meaningful resource" in stores for a safe, responsible way to properly dispose of expired, unused or unwanted prescription medications at 10 locations.

A two-year pilot just launched in New York, with an expansion to other states expected in the near future.

Shoppers cited competitive pricing as the most important factor in selecting a grocery store.

The retailer said the investment includes remodels and new e-commerce offerings.

Fast-growing B2B brand scores top honors in Best Art Direction For a Cover for its August 2018 issue featuring The Kroger Co.’s ongoing strategic reset built on new partnerships to better compete in the rapidly transforming retail food market.

The supermarket has several new features.

Retailer’s Advantage cardholders now earn rewards on all transactions; perks can be redeemed for either gas or groceries.

Notifications will provide the exact time of the retailer’s home deliveries and its Drive Up & Go service.    

Declaring the credit card company’s “excessive fees and unfairness cannot continue to go unchecked,” the retailer’s Salt Lake City-based division’s decision aims to help keep prices low.