Local Checkout


Natural Grocers readies for slew of new store openings

The Local Checkout: The neighborhood organic grocer will open new stores in Nevada, Idaho and Colorado; Los Angeles-based Erewhon Market opens 10th location in Pasadena.


New independent grocery store opens in Dallas

The Local Checkout: El Rio Grande Latin Market brings a much-needed grocery store to the city’s 7th District; Liviri, a packaging solutions company, launches eGrocer grant program.

The Local Checkout: Governor signs Senate Bill 850, which establishes the Illinois Grocery Initiative. Plus: indies keep a close watch on the FTC.