Heather Lalley

Editor in chief, Winsight Grocery Business

Articles by
Heather Lalley

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Retail Foodservice

Dollar Tree Fills One of Its Many Vacant Leadership Posts

The discounter, which announced a major C-suite shakeup several weeks ago, hired Dollar General veteran Bobby Aflatooni as chief information officer.

Technology

Is Online Grocery Shopping Going Extinct?

A booming business channel during the pandemic, online-pickup in-store is declining along with home delivery, according to a new survey from category growth design firm ChaseDesign.

The local food-focused tech company completed its purchase of Quality Fruit & Vegetable Tuesday, entering the New Mexico market for the first time.

The company is changing its name to ASAP and revealing a new logo as it shifts to a “deliver anything” model.

The retailer initially sought to raise $100 million with its go-public offering but withdrew its plans.

The specialty retailer said it is raising wages for some managers and assistants as it embarks on a hiring drive in several “hot-spot” cities.

The fast-growing supermarket chain from the retail Goliath opened two new locations Wednesday, its first in New York and one in Norridge, Ill.

The 84,000-square-foot supermarket employs 450 people and features a wide variety of prepared meals, an extensive liquor section and more.

Larry Johnston, the former General Electric executive who was at the helm of Albertsons Inc. when it was sold to Supervalu in 2006, is the new owner of a 10-unit dessert chain.

Experts are using science and nature to find new protein sources.

At the show's Signature session, an executive panel explored the blurring lines between restaurants, grocery and c-stores.

The coffee chain’s chairman revealed his decision—which is likely to stoke speculation that he will run for president of the United States—in a memo to employees.

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