5 On-Trend Plant-Based Innovations


Hy-Vee, Albertsons and Ahold Delhaize USA executives shed light on the burgeoning retail media market and the opportunities for their companies and the grocery industry.

Tommaso Brusò comes to the Italian grocery/food hall chain from the fashion industry. He will help lead Eataly’s efforts to more than triple its North American footprint.

Strategies include variety in flavors, colors and packaging designs; baking, decorating and crafting products; eye-catching displays; and early offerings.

The low-cost format store will open in Bonne Terre, Missouri, on Oct. 18. Harps Food Stores is also slated to open two new Harps stores at the end of the year in Brookland, Arkansas, and Chouteau, Oklahoma.