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Wegmans Ranks Highest Among Supermarket Pharmacies in J.D. Power Pharmacy Study

J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Pharmacy Study was released yesterday, with Wegmans Pharmacy ranking highest among supermarket pharmacies with an overall satisfaction score of 887. … Continue reading

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Sounding Board: Adventures in Retail

Consumers want shopping today to be a treasure hunt, not a chore. On the banks of the Mighty Mississippi and rising 32 stories above … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 08 Article Archives, Columns

Wegmans to Support New Early Childhood Learning Space at the Smithsonian

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will open “Wegmans Wonderplace” Dec. 9 as the first exhibition on the National Mall designed for the … Continue reading

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Getting Closure

This past weekend I learned that one of the local supermarkets in my area is closing. That in and of itself is not big … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: A New York State of Mind

Established New York City grocery chains need to clean up their acts, lest face extinction. Here is something I have never been able to … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 06 Article Archives, Columns

Wegmans, Publix, & Trader Joe’s Top Consumer Reports’ Supermarket Ratings

In Consumer Reports’ new supermarket survey, Wegmans, Publix, and Trader Joe’s remain at the top of the Ratings of 68 of stores nationwide.  Also … Continue reading

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Read ALL about it!

I am sure by now most people have heard that Consumer Reports annual ranking of the supermarket industry is on the newsstands. After all, tidbits of … Continue reading

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Tire shopping at Wegmans

A few weeks ago my wife caught a nasty cold. She had a sore throat, aches and pains all over and laryngitis (it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Supermarket Customer Satisfaction Erodes

Customer satisfaction with retail is down for the first time in four years, according to a report released today by the American Customer Satisfaction … Continue reading

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Wegmans Unseats Amazon To Claim Top Corporate Reputation Ranking

Wegmans Food Markets, the Rochester, NY-based grocer with just 85 stores and one-tenth of Amazon’s revenues, edged past the online retailer to reach the … Continue reading

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Tru Table Expands Distribution of Gourmet Dressings and Dips  

Tru Table has expanded distribution of its protein-enriched gourmet dressings and dips. The line of protein-enriched salad dressings and dips debuted in April 2014 … Continue reading

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Apple Growers Launch Snapdragon Apple in Wegmans

The New York Apple Growers (NYAG) will be launching the SnapDragon apple in all Wegmans’ stores starting in November. Known for its crispy texture combined … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The in-store experience revealed

What are shoppers looking for in a grocery store? Hint: A clean store will go a long way. By Giovanni DeMeo Shoppers today have … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Columns

From the Publisher: Talk of the town

As more consumers get to partake in the Wegmans Experience, word-of-mouth advertising is helping to spread the word on the chain. How much? Towns … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 10 Article Archives, Columns

Tops Markets

This May, Tops Markets opened a new prototype in the Rochester, N.Y. suburb of Irondequoit. The store marks a renewed emphasis by Tops in … Continue reading

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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

Posted in 2013 10 Article Archives, Photos, Retail Spotlights, Web-Exclusive Content

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

Posted in 2013 10 Article Archives, Retail Spotlights

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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