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


B&R Acquiring Heartland Foods Store

Lincoln, Neb.-based B&R Stores Inc. is acquiring Heartland Foods’ store in Beatrice, Neb., which will be converted to a Russ’s Market.


Dollar Tree Consolidating Support Centers in Chesapeake, Va.

New corporate campus is set to be complete by the fall of 2019 and will affect approximately 700 associates, all of whom will be offered relocation opportunities.

The St. Louis-based retailer is also purchasing the pharmacies of 15 of the 19 acquired stores and 4 fuel centers on its home turf.

The delivery service’s overuse of packaging leaves an inconvenient mess for its customers to clean up.

Instacart rollout will make e-commerce available in 35 states.

The tech-enabled food store "walks out" of Seattle for the first time.

The 120,000-square-foot unit will feature the Keystone State's first Burger Bar.

The private label offering was created in partnership with Club Monaco and Joe Fresh creator Joe Mimran.

The fourth-generation grocer discusses how his company’s fun-and-family-first philosophy transcends to an exceptional experience for the 16-store retailer’s guests, the building blocks of a high-performance company culture and the high returns of treating people right.

While dozens of stores remained closed or compromised, retailers spark relief effort.

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