Jon Springer

Executive Editor


Jon Springer is executive editor of Winsight Grocery Business with responsibility for leading its digital news team. Jon has more than 20 years of experience covering consumer business and retail in New York, including more than 14 years at the Retail/Financial desk at Supermarket News. His previous experience includes covering consumer markets for KPMG’s Insiders; the U.S. beverage industry for Beverage Spectrum; and he was a Senior Editor covering commercial real estate and retail for the International Council of Shopping Centers. Jon began his career as a sports reporter and features editor for the Cecil Whig, a daily newspaper in Elkton, Md. Jon is also the author of two books on baseball. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English-Journalism from the University of Delaware. He lives in Brooklyn, N.Y. with his family.

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Mitchell Grocery Affiliate Acquires Little Giant

Plans include enhancing and expanding the five-store Georgia chain, its new owner said.


SoCal Unions Consider Strike Vote

60,000 workers at Ralphs, Albertsons, Vons and Pavilions say authorization vote could elicit a better deal

Executive who led the repositioning of Jet as Walmart's specialty urban brand will depart in August amid a restructuring.

Club openings are still months away, but incentives are available for early commits.

Zia Daniell Wigder discusses the issues and interest behind the fast-growing retail tech and innovation show.

Once ahead of its time, Publix has reinvented its erstwhile GreenWise concept for new shopping patterns—and changing rules of engagement.

The fast-growing discounter said it intends to use proceeds to repay debts.

"InHome" grocery delivery via camera-wearing Walmart associates to launch in three cities this fall.

The retailer reveals 20 of an estimated 175 same-day fulfillment stores as Peapod expands capabilities.

A transitioning industry is challenging UNFI's new retail customers.

The natural foods retailer opened a store this week in Marlton, N.J., as its expansion continues.

Wine is one of the last consumer goods categories to escape online disruption, but retailers such as Kroger are preparing to dive in.