Sustainability

Retailers

Meijer On Track to Complete Flashfood Rollout to All Stores After Delay

After COVID-19 delayed implementation last year, the food waste reduction program will be available at all 256 Meijer supercenters by year-end.

Retailers

Ahold Delhaize Sets Ambitious U.S. Sustainability Agenda

New capabilities support increasing consumer interest in purpose-driven shopping and healthier foods, and offer industry-leading transparency, VP Brittni Furrow tells WGB.

The pandemic put many consumer priorities on the backburner as health and safety came to the forefront—but sustainable products continue to hold strong among consumers’ biggest demands.

McCarty Family Farms, a Danone North America supplier, received especially high marks for its water conservation and soil health efforts.

Nature Fresh Farms has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership to further its sustainable development and continue its environmental initiatives.

The Lempert Report: Just as delivery has grown during the pandemic, so have single-use plastics, adding to the issue of waste.

Demolition is underway at an empty Kmart that will house the new Kroger store.

Beyond the Bag partnership is an extension of the retailer’s efforts to reduce waste and improve recycling.

More than ever, consumers everywhere are interested and engaged with learning about where their food comes from—and that includes where and how their beef is raised.

Borrowings on the $1.2 billion revolver will support waste and carbon reduction investments and promotion of healthier private-brand foods, the retailer said.

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