Supermarkets

07/21/2014 - 5:05pm

Karl Albrecht, who along with his brother Theo, created the Aldi supermarket chain from a small shop owned by his mother, has died at the age of 94, the New York Times reported.

07/21/2014 - 12:20pm

Demoulas Super Markets Inc., parent company of the Market Basket grocery chain, has reportedly fired some employees in the wake of inventory problems during the weekend of July 19-20.

07/21/2014 - 11:41am

The 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend (EQ) study, which measures brand equity for more than 1,500 brands across 170 categories, finds traditional grocery store brands rank highest overall in three of the four regions surveyed.

07/09/2014 - 11:35am

The Kroger Co. has published its eighth annual sustainability report, setting its first-ever water conservation goal and providing a progress update on moving retail locations toward "zero waste" and sourcing 100% certified sustainable palm oil.

07/03/2014 - 3:58pm

Safeway Inc. is reportedly seeking bids for purchase of its shopping center development business.

07/02/2014 - 11:20am

Roundy’s Supermarkets Inc. is closing its distribution center in Stevens Point, Minnesota.

07/02/2014 - 9:56am

Kroger is expanding into new markets and growing its presence in the e-commerce channel with its acquisition of Vitacost.com, a leading online retailer of vitamins and supplements.

06/27/2014 - 4:03pm

Trader Joe’s continues its expansion in South Florida with fall openings planned for three stores in Palm Beach County, the Sun Sentinel reported.

06/27/2014 - 3:56pm

Schnuck Markets announced that Robert Hardester has been appointed the company's new CIO.

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