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


January CPI: Food-at-Home Inflation Decelerates

Meat, poultry, fish and egg prices were up 5.1% year over year, while price increases moderated for cereals and bakery items.


Aldi to Open 100 New Stores This Year; Breaks Ground on Alabama DC

The hard discounter remains on pace to meet 2022 growth goals; curbsuide pickup through Instacart coming to another 500 stores.

Basket Economics: Business realities smooth over differences as long-standing New York regional independents prepare to join forces.

The conventional supermarket veteran is helping the much-admired Asian-American chain build relationships with mainstream suppliers and support its steady growth.

The latest Winsight Live with Supermarket Guru Phil Lempert offers insights into the Price Chopper and Tops Market merger; Kroger’s decision to offer a vaccine incentive and additional hero pay bonus; grocers who are effecting long-lasting change with regard to diversity, equity and inclusion; Whole Food’s goal to convey in-store its commitment to local; and more.

An industry sets ambitious goals for diversity, equity and inclusion.

The senior director of diversity, equity and inclusion shares eight steps for going beyond check-the-box programs and truly committing to change.

A one-on-one with Longo's Brothers Fruit Market President and CEO Anthony Longo.

With no food sampling in-stores and many consumers doing at least some of their grocery shopping online, how can a brand support new-product discovery—and the basket sales boost that comes from it?

The Fresh Market’s newly launched TFM the Magazine, marks the Greensboro, N.C.-based grocer’s first monthly publication.

  • Page 5