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


Slowing Inflation Trims Sales Growth at Smart & Final

CEO Dave Hirz cautious on hot promos despite deteriorating price environment as cost controls boost Q2 earnings.


UNFI to Acquire Supervalu in $2.9B Deal

Deal combines the largest conventional and natural wholesalers; United Natural Foods' Sean Griffin to oversee Supervalu.

Retailer greases skids for free-from private label line growth with new logo and package design.

The retailer will begin testing its ‘grocery chauffeur’ service from one store in Chandler, Ariz.

UNFI's surprise acquisition will reverberate from Wall Street to Main Street, observers say.

Chobani and QuikTrip also earn nods on the Great Places to Work rankings.

The Portland retailer and Chik-fil-A are among the latest players to enter the space.

The e-tailer has aspirations to extend the service to the entire U.S. within the year.

Retailer narrows contenders for best Texas products; final showdown set for Aug. 9-10 in Austin.

The seven-year deal includes shared targets for improving operational efficiencies, lowering food waste and enhancing customer experience.

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