Tag Archives: supermarket

Green with envy

With a commitment to organic produce and natural living, Mrs. Green’s Natural Market is starting to make a big name for itself. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 09 Article Archives, Cover Stories, FEATURED Articles

Top(s) of the Roc

Tops Markets puts a new spin on grocery shopping in the Rochester, N.Y., market with a smaller, easy-to-shop prototype. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 09 Article Archives, Retail Spotlights

Market Street

United Supermarkets’ upscale Market Street banner has become a welcome addition to the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex food shopping scene. The Lubbock, Texas-based chain’s latest … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 03 Article Archives, Photos, Retail Spotlights, Web-Exclusive Content

BrightFarms Partners with Giant Food

It was announced today that BrightFarms and Giant Food are entering a path-breaking partnership to deliver year-round local produce to Giant stores throughout the … Continue reading

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Fair & Square in Chester, Pa.

Fare & Square is a gem of a little supermarket that opened in inner city Chester, Pa., in late September. Operated by Philabundance, the … Continue reading

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Ambrosia Apple Sales Jumped in October

Performance results for U.S. supermarkets released this week by Nielsen Perishables Group show a strong start for the Ambrosia variety. For the month of … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Petersons Fresh Market

In a market dominated by big chain stores, membership clubs and mass-merchandiser supercenters it is a rarity for an independent to be the hometown … Continue reading

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(Kool-Aid) Bursting with Good Memories

Earlier this week I was absentmindedly browsing my Twitter feed when I caught a glimpse of a photo posted by @FillWerrell that brought me back to … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs, Off the Shelves, Web-Exclusive Content

Weis Markets Unveils its Newest Huntingdon Valley Store

Weis Markets opened the doors to its newest grocery store in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. The company invested $7.1 million in the new 62,800 square … Continue reading

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Georgia Pecan Commission Announces Pin-it to Win-it Winner

The Georgia Pecan Commission’s “Fall in Love with Georgia Pecans” Pinterest contest has come to a close. To spread the word about the new … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Michaels of Brooklyn’s Sauces are Coming to your Kitchen

It is not so uncommon for an Italian restaurant to bottle their sauce and sell it to the public. That is exactly what Michaels … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

How Blogging, Peanut Butter and a Marathon Go Together… kind of!

Have you met our new blogger, Kimberley Coughlin? Her daily blog is, as she cleverly states, “your express lane to what’s happening with groceries … Continue reading

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Consumers can be their own Cake Boss

Fans of the Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro, can bake like the boss himself. The celebrity baker has debuted a line of cake mixes and … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

Guy Fieri Launches Sausage Line at Walmart

Golden West Food Group and celebrity chef and Food Network star Guy Fieri have teamed up to launch four unique flavors of fully cooked … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

PBH Continues Outreach to Registered Dieticians

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH), for a second year, convened a 3-day symposium for supermarket dietitians during PMA’s 2013 Fresh Summit in New … Continue reading

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Giant/Martin’s Marks 90 Years in Grocery Business

GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets officially marked its 90th anniversary with a special celebration this morning at its hometown Carlisle, Pa. store. … Continue reading

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Tillamook Debuts New Look

Tillamook, the 104 year old farmer-owned co-op has begun a packaging design overhaul for their entire dairy products line. According to company officials, the … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Everything in life has a repurpose

Here at work I receive literally hundreds of unsolicited e-mails daily. To be honest, most of them go directly into the “Trash” folder, but … Continue reading

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Karns Quality Foods

Giant Food Carlisle and Weis Markets may operate bigger and far more numerous stores, but in Central Pennsylvania’s Harrisburg region Karns Quality Foods is … Continue reading

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Food Forum: Picture this

Using image recognition technology for in-store promotions can pay big dividends for retailers. By Jamie Thompson The ongoing battle between brands for premium shelf … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 09 Article Archives, Columns

Weis Markets Opens Doors of Hillsborough Store

Weis Markets opened the doors to its new grocery store on Route 206 in the Hillsborough Promenade shopping center in Hillsborough, N.J. The company … Continue reading

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Study Shows Supermarkets are Competing with Nearby Restaurants

The biggest challenge for many supermarket food operators isn’t coming from their own stores’ center aisles or the prepared food departments at competing markets, … Continue reading

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Blount Brings Panera Mac & Cheese to Retail

Blount Fine Foods, a manufacturer of hand-crafted artisan soups and gourmet sides, sauces and entrées, announced the launch of 10- and 16-ounce cups of … Continue reading

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Bi-Lo’s Big Buy

Now this is interesting. Bi-Lo Holdings LLC, parent company of the BI-LO and Winn-Dixie grocery store chains, announced on Wednesday that it has entered … Continue reading

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Emerson Climate Technologies Hosts Retail Industry Leaders for Technology in Action Conference

Supermarket, convenience store and food service industry professionals gathered in April for the 2013 Emerson Technology in Action Conference to gain insight into best … Continue reading

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