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


FMI Reveals 2019 Top Store Managers

Four team leaders from ShopRite, K-VA-T, Fry’s and Sobeys were recognized for overall exceptional leadership.


Grocery Outlet Sees Opportunity for 4,800 Stores

With discounting a "new normal," the extreme value retailer eyes 10% annual store growth in ambitious IPO filing.

The retailer said the offer would reach shoppers of 1,600 stores this year as the delivery race intensifies.

Behind the Headlines: The retailer is engaging its audience by uploading quirky and informative videos to the free platform.

The Lempert Report: How music can alter what we eat and buy in the grocery store.

Tops Friendly Markets launched a $40 million capital improvement program by unveiling a renovation of its Elmira, N.Y., store.

A lively spot sets the retailer's new slogan to music and shows off rebranded stores as it seeks to win back shoppers lost to labor strife.

Why shoppers today are different, and how retailers can weather the changes 

Major concerns include job loss and higher prices on goods that will get passed on to consumers.

Although sales growth remains on plan, a cut-fruit recall, foodservice losses and struggling retail stores dim outlook for distributor.