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 Block Walmart's Sainsbury Deal

The proposed combination of Asda and Sainsbury's would have freed up $4 billion for Walmart.


Raley’s Makes ‘Magic’ With New Inventory Optimization Solution

The Northern California-based grocery implements Itasca Retail platform in all of its stores following a successful pilot.

Locally grown and raised fresh foods will factor heavily in the retailer’s two-week in-store food festival.

An expansion of an existing partnership provides new product search tools.

Outgoing CEO Jim Donald highlights momentum in stores to fuel tech investments and debt reduction.

The department store chain will accept free returns at all of its stores beginning in July.

The move signals migration to "one company" is accelerating, officials say; James Muehlbauer appointed to UNFI board.

The 10-day strike cost Ahold Delhaize more than $200 million in sales and about $100 million in profits, but officials insist they're happy with the terms of the resolution.

The regional retailer also promotes controller Stephen Palisi-Reynolds to VP.

A new format in grocery retail is emerging.