Jeniece Drake

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Jeniece Drake

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Amazon Fresh Continues its Fast Growth, Opening a New Washington Store

The high-tech grocery chain, which has opened 40 stores in two years, keeps up its brisk pace of expansion with a new market in Federal Way that opened Thursday.

Retailers

Sales of plant-based products have grown over the last three years

Sales have grown 51%, and plant-based products are attracting nearly half of consumers. But plant-based meat alternatives have shown little to no growth this year, according to a new FMI report.

An overwhelming 86% of consumers are aware of the grocery delivery services; but only 31% have tried them, according to Numerator data.

The pandemic has sparked an awareness in consumers about food waste, and many feel that companies should do more to address the issue.

Craig Benson, Helen Singmaster and Matt Hilbrink have been promoted to support all of the companies and brands in The Raley’s Companies enterprise.

Grocer survey credits independent grocers’ knowledge of the marketplace for second-best fiscal year results.

The remodeled Cheektowaga, New York, grocery store is set to reopen on Tuesday.

The first cohort of the program includes 10 local producers who will receive mentorship and the possibility of earning a spot on Whole Foods' shelves.

Couples can enter the first-ever Happily Ever Aldi contest for a chance to say “I do” at the retailer's model supermarket at its Batavia, Illinois, headquarters.

One location in Pennsylvania opens August 10; the other in California on August 31.

With a tight job market, many retailers are now offering tuition reimbursement, as well as mentoring and training benefits.

Levi Wingo has been promoted to senior vice president for operations at the grocery chain.

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