Christine LaFave Grace


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Christine LaFave Grace

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Producer Prices Surged Again in June

Producer price spikes, especially in meats and other in-demand categories, may be outstripping grocery retailers' ability to take price hikes.


Sam's Club Adds to Omni Offerings With Trial of Scan & Ship

Can't fit that big screen in your hatchback? Sam's Club is testing a new app-based feature, Scan & Ship, that would let customers scan items in-store for delivery to their home.

Food-at-home prices rose 0.8% for the month, up from 0.4% in May, as prices for beef and other proteins continued to trend higher.

As grocery stores, restaurants and other retailers compete for hourly talent, it's important to remember that immediate incentives may get people in the door, but it takes more investment to get them to stay.

Sign-on bonuses, $16 an hour to start? Yes, as supermarkets compete for front-line workers.

The retailer's 2021 ESG report highlights how it is working to advance on sustainability and inclusion goals and where its greatest challenges lie.

Grab-and-go pizzas and shredded chicken are now part of Albertsons Co. stores' recall of select Tyson products out of concern over possible listeriosis contamination.

A coalition of global retailers wants the industry to step up its efforts on reducing carbon emissions and limiting global warming.

Milwaukee isn't even in the top 5 cheese-loving cities in the Midwest, according to Nielsen data and a new list issued by Minneapolis-based Crystal Farms Dairy Co.

After expanding into oat milk in 2019 and adding a line of zero-sugar yogurts this summer, the company is taking steps toward going public.

Current Schnucks President and COO Dave Peacock will transition to being exclusively a board member as Ted Schnuck, great-grandson of company founder Anna Donovan Schnuck, becomes EVP of supermarkets.

As part of a new partnership with Feeding America, the retailer is formally committing to expanding its number of stores carrying fresh produce, a move that COO Jeff Owen hinted at in March.

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