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SpartanNash Sees 14th Consecutive Quarter of Positive Sales Growth

After announcing last quarter its exit from Fresh Kitchen and the resignation of CEO Dave Staples, SpartanNash posts positive sales and improvements to supply chain.

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Independent Grocery Organizations NGA, ROFDA Team Up

Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates will merge under the National Grocers Association, bringing together two organizations with missions to promote the independent grocery industry.

The retailer's new flagship brands, Bowl & Basket and Paperbird, combine value and innovation with modern brand style.

Grocers such as DeCicco & Sons are increasingly prioritizing efficiencies as a linchpin of their strategies.

Brookshire Grocery Co. acquired three stores from Cranford’s earlier this month.

The Sin City has become a popular outpost for vegans, and it will soon have its first all-vegan grocery store.

The store in Marrero, La., is a homecoming of sorts for the Rouse family, whose founder was born in the town. It is the 64th location for the independent retailer.

After opening in 2018, the retailer is closing stores in Ames, Iowa, and Grand Island and Lakeside, Neb., in November.

A well-run foodservice operation can reel in loyal customers while creating a welcoming space boasting exciting menu options, experts say.

The latest Twin Cities location features several nongrocery departments, such as housewares and gifts, and has beauty experts on hand to help select high-end cosmetics.

The innovative new store is owned by the Estevez family, which operates 11 grocery stores, including eight FoodTowns.

Beef still claims 50% of total meat department sales, but a changing consumer necessitates good in-store strategy.

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