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Giant Food to Open a New Store in Manassas, Va.

The nearly 60,000-square-foot store at 10864 Sudley Manor Dr. replaces a nearby Giant Food location that will close this week.


Southeastern Grocers Seeks Out More Local Suppliers

SEG is partnering with ECRM and RangeMe to host a Local Supplier Connect virtual event next spring for Southern suppliers looking to pitch their retail-ready products.

Two months after announcing plans to expand into Kentucky and naming a new SVP of retail operations, Publix has named Chris Mesa and Doug Stalbaum to the positions of VP and controller.

An in-house Starbucks and full-service floral, deli, meat and seafood departments will greet customers when the store opens at 6 a.m. Nov. 12.

Employees who refuse vaccination will be required to be tested on at least a weekly basis; the federal directive does not require employers to pay for workers' tests.

ReTech Labs founder says vision-enhanced category-planning tools will help retailers and CPG companies "ensure their stores and product placement are truly optimized for the best consumer experience and revenue growth."

The pilot program at three Giant Food stores in Maryland and Virginia is an expansion of Ahold Delhaize USA's work with Flashfood, an online platform that lets customers buy food that's nearing its best-buy date at deep discounts.

Rachael Vegas, who previously ran e-commerce for H-E-B, joins BJ's as EVP and chief merchandising officer, and two senior VPs who joined BJ's in 2020 move up.

Grocery Outlet is wading into the e-commerce waters with the announcement that it will offer same-day delivery from dozens of stores in California through a pilot program in partnership with Instacart...

The Giant Co. will open its latest Giant grocery store at 2201 Cottman Ave. in Philadelphia at 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12, the company announced. Carlisle, Pa.-based Giant, an Ahold Delhaize USA s...

Coborn's is looking to advance on its goal of becoming a $2 billion grocer with a deal to purchase six Tadych's Econofoods stores in Michigan and Wisconsin.

Private label remains one of the most effective arrows in the supermarket quiver, but retailers need better aim to succeed with them online.

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