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Hy-Vee's Dave Meister Receives Retailer’s Highest Honor

Plattsmouth, Neb., frozen-food manager earns Legendary Customer Service Award for delivering "best of the best" for customers.

Retailers

Giant Eagle Corporate Store Workers Ink 3-Year Deal

Starting and hourly wage increases, improved benefits, signing bonuses and stronger anti-discrimination language are among the highlights of the new labor pact.

Chobani and QuikTrip also earn nods on the Great Places to Work rankings.

Retailers have untapped potential to arm associates with customer intelligence via smartphones and improve service.

Teamsters union reacts favorably to the deal, with grocery and transportation divisions up next for renegotiation.

USDA Secretary Sonny Perdue covered a range of topics facing the produce industry, including international trade relations, the 2018 Farm Bill and the need for a legal workforce.

The discount retailer expects to create 7,000 new jobs in 2018.

The new program has the potential to disrupt education and address the student loan debt epidemic.

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