Schnucks Deploying Inventory Robots at 15 Stores

"Tally" will tackle inventory and aid in ongoing labor crisis while providing platform for navigation, delivery and other uses, IT VP Dave Steck notes in Grocery Shop talk.


Publix to Raise Worker Wages—Again

The retailer's third pay raise in a year comes amid unprecedented industry wage pressure and rapid new store growth.

The latest gift from the San Antonio retail philanthropist brings the total investment to more than $8 million in support of the network of CAST’s three schools.

Retailer "listened" to its critics and adds pressure to escalating industry wages.

Construction for the project, which will create 700 new jobs, is set to begin in late 2019.

After testing in several markets, the company will allow "neat and clean" beards chainwide.

The St. Louis-based retailer is also purchasing the pharmacies of 15 of the 19 acquired stores and 4 fuel centers on its home turf.

The fourth-generation grocer discusses how his company’s fun-and-family-first philosophy transcends to an exceptional experience for the 16-store retailer’s guests, the building blocks of a high-performance company culture and the high returns of treating people right.

Grocers best positioned to succeed have long prioritized the “employee experience,” not only to retain their workforce, but more importantly, their edge in the marketplace.

The new experience puts current associates front and center.

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