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


Uber Makes Major Move in Grocery, Partners With Albertsons

On-demand and scheduled grocery delivery is now available to Uber and Uber Eats customers in over 400 cities and towns across the U.S.


Back-to-School 2021, By the Numbers

For retailers, the back-to-school shopping season could set the tone for the rest of the year.

The retailer’s second quarterly summit in May netted 28 new brands, which will become available to its customers in the coming months.

Tops Friendly Markets and Giant Food now offer its Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)-eligible customers the ease of shopping online with Instacart.

The retailer's new charitable organization seeks to recognize and financially support in-store employees long beyond the pandemic.

Aldi Corner Store, which opened this week in North Sydney, demonstrates new possibilities for the hard-discount concept while highlighting a commitment to technology and sustainability.

A lawsuit following the suicide of a 19-year employee in Milford, Ohio, describes "tortuous conditions" that went unheeded.

The retailer will invest $100 million over the next 10 years as it converts 100% of its truck fleet to alternative energy; makes infrastructure improvements; and implements green energy solutions and negative emissions technologies.

New automation system "gets products onto shelves for our customers even faster while saving time for our associates," Walmart U.S. supply-chain executive Joe Metzger writes.

Cheryl Sommer acquired the store, which is the only locally owned independent supermarket in Santa Fe, in 2003.

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