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


H-E-B Expanding Frictionless Checkout

Seven Austin stores join Go test as retailer eyes “dominance” in digital retail.


Ahold Delhaize’s AIRLab to Explore Robotics

A newly launched partnership with Delft University of Technology will study innovations in retail and establish a test lab for robotic solutions.

The Ahold Delhaize Maryland-based division's "The Little Things Are Giant" campaign will re-establish local identity for the newly decoupled chain.

A new partnership with consultant Harvest Earnings will drive "substantial and sustainable" gains, the distributor said in an earnings call.

The initiative is rolling out to four stores with expansion plans for the near future.

The retailer expects to emerge from Chapter 11 "stronger and more competitive," said CEO Frank Curci.

The Albert Heijn executive's promotion to lead the global retailer’s transforming Chicago-based online grocery delivery brand comes at a pivotal time.

Minimum wage, taxes on groceries and marijuana legalization were among the pressing retail-related issues of Election Day.

The first-time U.S. release draws heavy consumer interest, and a secondary market emerges as supplies dwindle.

Legacy Ahold brands such as Stop & Shop have regained promotional footing lost in structural transition, while Food Lion saw a boost from Hurricane Florence, officials said.

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