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


How Big Was Target's Latest Deal Days?

Target's most recent Deal Days event, held in stores and online Oct. 10–12, succeeded in giving an additional boost to already-rising store traffic, a new report from suggests.  The ...


Coborn's to Expand to Michigan with Tadych's Econofoods Buy

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.

Grocer joins CitrusAd’s growing e-commerce network designed to provide a scalable, self-serve ad platform that allows brands to develop targeted campaigns across an entire network of omnichannel retailers.

The Bentonville, Ark.-based retailer says its biggest grocery distribution center yet will move two times more product than a traditional distribution center.

The San Francisco-based grocery platform aims to help retailers unify the in-store and online shopping experience for customers, supporting their businesses in however customers choose to shop.

This year's shopping events—beginning weeks before Black Friday—are "even bigger and better with more ways to shop and more of every item," Walmart's U.S. chief merchandising officer says.

"Omnichannel household growth is a key initiative," says CEO Vivek Sankaran, noting the company's digital sales increased 5% for the second quarter of fiscal 2021, resulting in digital sales growth of 248% based on a two-year stacked period.

For the first time, the grocer is accompanying its annual predictions for the hottest ingredients in the year ahead with the option for shoppers to purchase a curated 'Discovery Box' featuring 10 on-trend products.

Amazon's announcement of its seasonal hiring spree follows big hiring announcements from the likes of Walmart, Target and Kroger.

On-the-spot interviews will be conducted at Dollar Tree and Family Dollar stores and distribution centers as the discounter strives to ramp up hiring.

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