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Meg Major

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Meg Major is responsible for driving and evolving the overall content strategy and operations for Winsight Grocery Business. Major has more than 25 years of experience covering the U.S. retail grocery industry, including 18 years at Progressive Grocer, where she held numerous positions of increasing responsibility, including fresh food editor, executive editor, editor-in-chief, editorial director and content chief. In addition to her content leadership duties at PG, Major spearheaded Top Women in Grocery since its inception in 2007. She began her career at the Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association (PFMA), followed next as editor-in-chief of Philadelphia-based Food Trade News. She holds a B.A. in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) and was a finalist in the 59th Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards for Best Commentary.

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Retailers

H-E-B’s Charles Butt Ranks No. 2 on Glassdoor's 2019 Top CEO List

Colleen Wegman and Joe Gallo are also among the top 100 chief executives in the employee-driven national employer rankings.

Retailers

Jet.com Taps Spoon Guru as Digital Dietary Adviser

The deal with the London-based tech startup marks a first-time alliance with an online American retailer.

In June's Endcap interview, the veteran family operator discusses extending brands beyond brick-and-mortar and creating a retail foodservice program that aligns with the expectations of its shoppers.

The consultancy’s retail foodservice expert shares observations about his top recommendations for retailers, the keys to next-generation category growth and why he remains bullish on the longer term outlook for supermarket prepared foods.

As top-tier grocers extend their culinary credibility, new Technomic research reveals consumers are hungry for other retailers to follow their lead.

The new line adds another level of premium offerings for the retailer’s dine-in Father’s Day campaign, which places the fresh meat department front and center.

The recent Sweets & Snacks Expo at Chicago’s McCormick Place showcased hundreds of innovations, insights and ideas that are poised to further transform the world of chocolate, candy and snacks.

Retail Dietitians Business Alliance also salutes Judy Dodd with the 2019 Jane Andrews Lifetime Achievement Award at Retail Dietitian Exchange event in Chicago.

Retailer’s corporate SVP of meat, Scott Neal, says the new program is on track to “truly change the dynamics of the beef industry.”

The regional retailer rolls out a new convenience for shoppers to order meats, cheeses and prepared foods for in-store pickup via its existing Rewards app.

In May's Endcap interview, the third-generation grocer spends a few minutes with WGB reflecting on the retailer’s evolving purpose-driven mission, his affinity for YouTube, the significance of the company’s first small-format store and the invaluable lesson learned from one of his biggest mistakes.

The foundation’s new campaign takes aim at millennials and Gen Z to make fruits and vegetables more approachable and appealing.