Jon Springer

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Jon Springer

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Whole Foods Leads UNFI Q2 Sales Surge

Higher demand for health and wellness items helped the distributor mark its biggest quarterly gain in sales to Whole Foods in nearly 5 years.


Publix to Get GreenWise in Lakeland

As speciality competition heats up, so too does activity at the revamped Publix concept

The retailer met its quarterly financial targets, but a forecast for heavy investment and slim profits in 2018 has some investors worried.

The reaction follows gains in sales and profits in Q4.

Acknowledging that size matters less than it used to, the CPG giant is searching for new “challenger” foods.

Atlanta and San Francisco join the markets that debuted the service last month, with more on the way.

The retailer joins the industry's wave of higher wage rates in a tight and competitive market.

Strong financial results through synergy savings and comp sales growth have set the stage for continued momentum.

The partnership expands convenience options, and could draw visits from nonmembers.

Former Walmart exec Jack Sinclair will step into the role.

Reports suggest Frans Muller will succeed Dick Boer as CEO.

Southeastern Grocers is continuing to shed stores in the Gulf States as Shoppers takes cost-plus format to New Orleans.

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