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Grocery, Supermarket and Retail Food Industry News

Retailers

PAQ Inc. Turns to ESOP for Food 4 Less Stores

On the cusp of retirement, owners Patricia and John Quinn opt to sell the franchised stores to employees. Partner Glenn Evans will remain with the team as chairman of the board.

Retailers

Redner’s Market Promotes 15 on Leadership Team

The independent grocer is also honoring three longtime employees who are retiring.

The Philadelphia area independent grocer will close its remaining stores after a third location closed in 2017.

The donations provided meals for more than 19 million people, feeding each person in need in the southeastern United States twice.

Food retailing got little more sophisticated—and a lot more personal.

The sixth annual Very Merry Meijer event included one shopper in each of the retailer’s locations receiving a $1,000 Meijer shopping spree.

The multiformat retailer has launched a strategic sustainability platform with pilot program at Waterworks Market District and GetGo in partnership with Allegheny County, the city of Pittsburgh and Sustainable Pittsburgh.

A look back at some of the most memorable quotes retail executives shared with WGB in 2019.

The new store is the first grocery to operate in Brighton Township in three years.

The $480 million, three-year investment will move the retailer to full self-distribution and includes acquisitions of C&S warehouses and new facility builds.

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