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Kroger Launches Recycling Program for Its Simple Truth Brand

The initiative allows customers to recycle flexible packaging not currently accepted in curbside recycling programs, including produce bags, bread bags and plastic overwrap.

Retailers

Weis’ Double-Digit Sales Gains Continue Into Q2

In addition to a 23.7% increase in sales and a 24.1% increase in same-store sales, the retailer saw e-commerce sales rise 243%.

The pandemic pulled the plug on sampling, but these grocers found a way to promote fresh.

Boasting a female CEO and other women in leadership roles, as well as positions throughout the company, Save Mart was named the No. 1 grocer on Forbes' annual list of America's Best Employers for Women.

A 20-foot-high geoponic “wall farm” allows customers to “pick” their own produce.

The retailer honors the 23 lives lost at the Cielo Vista Mall shooting in El Paso one year ago with a private remembrance event at the Grand Candela Memorial.

To be completed this month, the expansion will help increase product capacity and streamline distribution and safety.

The retailer expects the projects—including a store-within-a-store offering a variety of organic and natural products at two of the stores—to be completed this fall.

The retailer is also engaging suppliers and customers to reduce their emissions by 15% in the next decade.

The Lempert Report: CEO Keith Knopf says one of the lessons he's learned is to "act quickly and be deliberate."

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