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Harris Poll Highlights Traditional Grocery Stores

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 … Continue reading

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What the Shuck??

I was in Wegman’s this weekend buying food for a barbecue. The barbecue was a last minutes idea so naturally I was in a … Continue reading

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Kontos Foods and Wegmans Team Up to Donate Portion of Sales to United Way

Kontos Foods, a manufacturer and distributor of traditional Greek and Mediterranean foods, announced that it is partnering with Wegmans Food Markets in an Easter … Continue reading

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Wegmans Food Markets Joins the How2Recycle Label Program

Wegmans Food Markets is the newest participant, and the first grocer, to join the Sustainable Packaging Coalition’s How2Recycle Label program. With the addition of … Continue reading

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Don’t Undervalue Customer Service

A few years back during a shopping trip to Wegmans with my wife, we stopped at the pharmacy desk to pick up a prescription. … Continue reading

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Wegmans to Answer #Turkey911 Tweets this Thanksgiving

For the third consecutive year, Wegmans executive chef Mark Makovec will be on hand via Twitter in the three days leading up to Thanksgiving, … Continue reading

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Orchard Fresh

Since it sprouted on the Buffalo food scene in mid-April, Orchard Fresh has blossomed into THE place for western New York’s foodies. People have … Continue reading

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Touch down!

Orchard Fresh scores big with farm-fresh produce, service meat and seafood, unique gourmet groceries and a bevy of 100% made-from-scratch prepared foods, all merchandised in an innovative environment. Continue reading

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Best Food Safety Practices Now Required at All Farms That Supply Wegmans Produce

As of September 30, 2013 the supermarket chain is requiring all growers who furnish fresh produce to Wegmans to show they’ve passed a “Good … Continue reading

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Wegmans’ Mary Ellen Burris Wins Inaugural New York State of Mind Chairman’s Award

The New York Wine & Culinary Center (NYWCC), which is dedicated to educating, engaging and exciting New Yorkers and the world about New York … Continue reading

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A Wegmans Letdown

I grew up outside of Wegmans’ marketplace, so it was not until college that I first walked into the Holy Grail of supermarkets (at … Continue reading

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Catering to the younger generation

We always hear about supermarkets fighting fast feeders for share of dollars. So, why not have both? That’s exactly what Rewe is trying out … Continue reading

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Wegmans Adds Position to Tackle Sustainable Seafood Issues

Wegmans Food Markets has created a new position – Vice President of Seafood Sustainability. Carl Salamone, formerly VP of Seafood Merchandising with 47 years … Continue reading

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The Holy Grail of Food Retail

This past weekend I had my first Wegmans experience and let me just say, it was everything I imagined and more. The retail chain … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s is Consumers’ Favorite Grocery Chain—Market Force Study

Trader Joe’s is North America’s favorite grocery store based on customer satisfaction, according to a new study of 6,600 consumers conducted by Market Force … Continue reading

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Come just for the ‘Yum’ of it: A Grilled Veggie Party June 22 at Wegmans

Light the fire! Grilling season is here and Wegmans’ people are ready to show how America’s favorite cooking technique can make an entire meal … Continue reading

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Wegmans Super Kids Market Exhibit Opens at the National Museum of Play

The grand reopening of the newly renovated and expanded Wegmans Super Kids Market exhibit takes place Saturday, June 29. The exhibit’s updated brick store … Continue reading

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More than 65 Products Make Up Wegmans’ Summer Price Freeze List

Wegmans has once again announced a list of more than 65 products with prices frozen through August 24. Even if costs go up for … Continue reading

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Private (label) practices

Trust and value have become cornerstones on which retailers can build store brand success. Continue reading

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Wegmans Collaborates to Help Improve Fisheries

Less than one year ago, Wegmans Food Markets announced it had united with the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) to help understand Wegmans’ impact on … Continue reading

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Failing grade

One New Jersey school district puts the kibosh on birthday cupcakes. Students returning to school across the country this week will learn that “A” … Continue reading

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Wegmans Announces Price Freeze

A drought has gripped much of the nation, yet despite economists’ predictions of higher food costs down the road, Wegmans has once again announced … Continue reading

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Wegmans Instills Summer Price Freeze

Wegmans has announced a freeze on prices for more than 60 products families buy most during the summer months, effective Sunday, April 29 through … Continue reading

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Wegmans Takes Another Step Towards Seafood Sustainability

Wegmans Food Markets has united with the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership to help understand Wegmans’ impact on the future of seafood sustainability. “The seafood industry … Continue reading

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Wegmans Announces No Price Increases on Winter List of Products Families Buy Most

Against a backdrop of persistent concern about the economy, Wegmans has once again announced a freeze on prices effective Sunday, January 8, through April … Continue reading

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