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


Hy-Vee Joins Retailers Calling for Racial Equality With $1M Donation

The employee-owned retailer will donate the funds as well as 1 million volunteer hours to organizations that support racial equality.


Instacart Partners With Big Lots to Deliver Groceries, Home Goods

Watch out Walmart, Instacart is expanding its same-day delivery of affordably priced groceries and home goods through a new partnership with Big Lots.

Neal spent 24 years at Walmart and was instrumental in its fresh initiatives.

New data shows the retailer is making outsized customer acquisition gains—and gaining frequency—behind a unique omnichannel offering accelerated by the COVID crisis.

The retailer said the offering could influence global seafood practices and accelerate move to sustainable seafood.

Retailers including Walmart, Target and Kroger establish multimillion dollar funds in support of diversity.

As navigating crises becomes the new norm, we can all use Some Good Grocery News, such as H-E-B's $1 million fund to address racial injustice and Save Mart's fourth truckload donation to local food banks.

The Lempert Report: Shoppers are changing their buying patterns and opting to buy in bulk because they are worried their favorite foods and ingredients might not be available.

The new facilities will support the retailer's e-commerce initiatives in the Great Lakes, Pacific Northwest and West areas.

After the pandemic forced many grocers to push pause on new store openings, WGB has seen a fresh crop of places to shop of late, including the stunning new Barons Market in Southern California. 

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