The latest news and analysis of U.S. grocerymass, drug, discount and club retailers, including financial, executive leadership and mergers and acquisitions


U.K. Regulators Strike a Blow to Walmart's Asda Deal

The competition concerns signal "worst possible outcome" for merger and follow an unwelcome regulatory surprise in India.


Bashas’ Appoints New Marketing Exec

Retail veteran Barry Craft has been named VP of marketing, merchandising and procurement, replacing Phil Hawkes, who is retiring.

The retailer said it was lowering prices on roughly 100 SKUs for two weeks in response to SNAP cadence changes in government shutdown.

The retailer said food sales momentum was at a nine-year high but challenges to online profitability remain stubborn.

After its warehouse debut in Cincinnati, the retailer will attack the East Coast.

Hundreds of shoppers greeted Fresh Thyme Farmers Market as it opened its third Pittsburgh-area store this month, underscoring a positive reaction to a new grocery format in a market where Giant Eagle has long been dominant.

The move was in response to customer demand for less plastic use and waste reduction.

The e-tailer is expanding local NYC offerings to enhance its “city grocery experience.”

The onetime New York City stalwart is returning under Allegiance marketing at a former Pathmark site.

The Bain & Co. survey shows soaring net promoter ratings across range of trip missions for Aldi and Lidl.