Albertsons Names Geoff White As New Chief Merchant

Albertsons Companies has announced that Geoff White, the company’s Own Brand president, has been named its new executive vice president and chief marketing and...

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Family Owned Markets Reset: Adds Saubel’s, Switches To MDI

The recent restructuring stemmed from the reality of dealing with current competitive marketing conditions that have impacted the group.

Giant, Safeway Set To Bargain Labor Pacts With UFCW Locals

Massive Unfunded Pension Liability A Key Mutual Concern

Mike McCann, Former Balt-Washington Food Broker, Dies at 81

Michael Joseph McCann Jr., retired food broker and a major presence in the Baltimore-Washington market for more than 30 years, passed away last month...

Amazon Testing Hand ID Payment System For Whole Foods

The new technology is expected to roll out to select stores by early next year.

Basilio To Return As Kraft Heinz CFO Amidst Knopf Exit

The executive change comes after a turbulent year for the CPG giant.

Taking Stock

Licensees Unhappy As Save-A-Lot Continues To Fumble, Bumble & Stumble

The company is in the process of reviewing its strategic options to accelerate its transformation.

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SOUP TO NUTZ

Philabundance awarded $100,000 grant; SJU to host its annual Food Industry Summit

METRO BEAT

Porky Products selling show is a big success; King's golf outing raises funds to fight hunger

AISLE CHATTER

The Plant-Based Faux Burger Wars Heat Up

LEGISLATIVE LINE

Fixing A Food Stamp Problem

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

Challenge: Eat One More Home-Cooked Meal At Home As A Family This September

Stoppie Strike Effect Impacts Ahold Delhaize Comps, Profit

Work Stoppage Losses Are $345M; Other US Brands Performing Well

Target Launches New Flagship Private Label Line

Target announced that it will be launching a new private label food line called “Good & Gather” next month. The new brand, which will...

Shane Sampson To Depart From Albertsons

Albertsons Companies announced on August 19 that Shane Sampson, executive vice president and chief marketing & merchandising officer, has decided to leave the company...

Giant To Acquire Musser’s 3 Stores In Central PA

The purchase marks the fourth strategic “infill” acquisition that Giant/Martin’s has made in less than a year.

Giant/Martin’s Breaks Ground On New Two-Level Urban Flagship Store in Downtown Philly

The Carlisle, PA-based retailer’s first full size store in Center City will have dedicated customer parking and an outdoor terrace in the Riverwalk mixed-use development project.

Rite Aid Appoints Heyward Donigan As New CEO

In conjunction with the announcement, John Standley has stepped down as chief executive officer, effective immediately.

SOUP TO NUTZ

Philabundance awarded $100,000 grant; SJU to host its annual Food Industry Summit

METRO BEAT

Porky Products selling show is a big success; King's golf outing raises funds to fight hunger

AISLE CHATTER

The Plant-Based Faux Burger Wars Heat Up

LEGISLATIVE LINE

Fixing A Food Stamp Problem

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

Challenge: Eat One More Home-Cooked Meal At Home As A Family This September

Stoppie Strike Effect Impacts Ahold Delhaize Comps, Profit

Work Stoppage Losses Are $345M; Other US Brands Performing Well

Target Launches New Flagship Private Label Line

Target announced that it will be launching a new private label food line called “Good & Gather” next month. The new brand, which will...

Shane Sampson To Depart From Albertsons

Albertsons Companies announced on August 19 that Shane Sampson, executive vice president and chief marketing & merchandising officer, has decided to leave the company...

Giant To Acquire Musser’s 3 Stores In Central PA

The purchase marks the fourth strategic “infill” acquisition that Giant/Martin’s has made in less than a year.

Giant/Martin’s Breaks Ground On New Two-Level Urban Flagship Store in Downtown Philly

The Carlisle, PA-based retailer’s first full size store in Center City will have dedicated customer parking and an outdoor terrace in the Riverwalk mixed-use development project.

Rite Aid Appoints Heyward Donigan As New CEO

In conjunction with the announcement, John Standley has stepped down as chief executive officer, effective immediately.

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Kreider Farms Sponsors World Vision 6K Run for Water

Kreider Farms hosted its second World Vision 6K Run for Water on Saturday, May 4th. Each adult participant's registration fee provides clean water for one person in need for a lifetime.

Redskins TE Vernon Davis Takes Part in Safeway “Kick Hunger” Scavenger Hunt in D.C.

Washington Redskins' Vernon Davis competed in a supermarket scavenger hunt against ABC7 WJLA's Adriana Hopkins and Kidd O’Shea to benefit the Capital Area Food Bank.

Maryland’s Best Expo 2019

The Maryland Department of Agriculture hosted its 17th annual Grower-Buyer expo at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD.