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It's a Wrap for UNFI's Conventional Expo

New products, retailer services, and innovations took center stage as shoppers, suppliers and industry professionals gathered this week in Minneapolis.


Broulim’s Becomes 1st Eastern Idaho Grocer to Take Online SNAP Payments

The independent grocer is the first in eastern Idaho to accept SNAP online payments, which will allow all individuals to access healthy quality products.

The funding round, led in part by one of the founders of Home Chef, will help the Chicago-based e-commerce platform expand its marketplace of Indian and South Asian foods.

Topical CBD products will continue to grow; as will beverages, according to data from shopper intelligence firm Catalina

The undisclosed purchaser acquired the property from a New York-based private investor, in a deal that demonstrates the strength of grocery real estate.

The meal kit brand's new state-of-the-art production center in Douglasville, Ga., will help expand the company's presence in the Southeast.

The 48,387-square-foot store in Beaufort, S.C., expands the grocer’s footprint in the Palmetto State.

Hard discounter Lidl unveils the first of several rounds of new stores in the Northeast, including Atlanta and the Long Island area.

The new virtual food court is open inside their neighborhood Kroger on East Mockingbird Lane, which features national and local brands available for takeout or delivery.

UNFI said its leadership team will be dedicated to four growth platforms: Services, Wholesale, Retail, and Corporate and Business Transformation to "ensure we are devoting maximum managerial talent and focus toward achieving these growth plans."

Stacy Papadopoulos, general counsel and SVP of operations, will serve as interim CEO, beginning August 5 until a successor is named.

Working in conjunction with nearby fulfillment centers, Kroger Delivery will now reach customers in the greater Nashville and the Chicago metro areas.

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