Retailers

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

Retailers

A Peek Inside Portland's Basics Market

The wholesome new grocery store, created by Pacific Foods founder Chuck Eggert, focuses on local and seasonal products, cooking classes and reducing waste.

Retailers

Upbeat Outlook Lifts UNFI/Supervalu

In an investor presentation, officials detailed a “once-in-a-lifetime” opportunity and said a deal for Shoppers Food is near.

The retailer is making the feature available in new metro areas by partnering with four last-mile solution companies.

The retailer's new store in Aberdeen, Md., is the first to open at 25,000 square feet, but the design change won't affect assortment, spokesman says.

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed a statewide ban, and Big Y announced plans to phase out single-use plastic bags by 2020.

Consumer-centric grocers have little choice but to play in delivery, where demand is growing and the potential rewards are big. But many are hedging their bets with creative partnerships to conquer the elusive last mile.

The remodeled campus store also includes features such as pickup lockers and a pharmacy.

The driverless, checkout-free Robomart vehicles will allow online shoppers to "pick their own" produce.

The retailer’s Northern California locations have been certified by Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification program.

Basket Economics: How cheap peanut butter started an autism awareness movement.

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