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The Fresh Market to Expand Headquarters

Specialty food grocer The Fresh Market has announced plans to expand its Greensboro, N.C., headquarters operations, adding 53 jobs and investing $5.4 million in the city.

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Aldi-Lidl Trade Secret Lawsuit Forges On

In the case, which alleges that former Aldi employees took competitive information to discount rival Lidl, ground rules were established but a settlement wasn't reached.

The retailer recently won approval to build a store in Hayes Valley, despite the city's ban on chains with more than 11 locations.

Fans in Annapolis, Md., are disappointed as the grocer pulls out of a proposed location, but hope flickers in the Southeast as a disputed report indicates the retailer could be looking at metro Atlanta.

Seeking a more profitable path to growth, the retailer’s new management team is retooling its approach to new stores, private label and pricing.

Fry’s newly opened store marks a supermarket debut in downtown Phoenix. It joins other newly opened urban projects in Cincinnati and Atlanta.

After opening in 2018, the retailer is closing stores in Ames, Iowa, and Grand Island and Lakeside, Neb., in November.

As speculation around a rollout of a new grocery format grows, an online site tool is seeing an increase in unidentified objects.

The rate of new openings will likely slow in coming years, but the club retailer still sees opportunities in infills, precision locations and new markets.

A new report this week gives further indication that Amazon has physical store ambitions beyond Whole Foods.

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