Giant Tops Again; Walmart, CVS, Food Lion Solid In $48.5B Market

Despite an overall healthy economy and slightly increased inflation, many food retailers once again struggled to post positive identical store sales in the Mid-Atlantic marketing area that remains overstored and diversified.

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Wal-Mart Retakes Lead From Kroger In Richmond; HT, Kroger Benefit From Farm Fresh’s Withdrawal

The Richmond-Norfolk market continues to be the most dynamic and competitive area in the entire Mid-Atlantic region. The reason is obvious: established powerhouse retailers...

Reid To Head Stop & Shop As McGowan To Exit; Kress Named Interim President Of Giant Food

Eleven-day strike may have been catalyst for leadership changes.

Kings Partners Up With Cybersecurity Firm To Bring Advanced Protection To Its POS Systems

A new, embedded OS solution was developed for the retailer to detect and prevent malware using deep learning-based cybersecurity across its U.S. locations.

Walmart Integrates Jet.com Into Its Own Online Business, Eliminates President Role

Walmart is completely merging its jet.com business into its own e-commerce platform, including the retail, technology, analytics, and product segments. It had already previously...

Target Expands Same Day Shipping Options For Customers

This is just the latest move to help the Minneapolis-based retailer stay competitive with the likes of Amazon and Walmart.

Taking Stock

For Most Mid-Atlantic Retailers, Survival Is The New Prosperity

Giant maintains Mid-Atlantic share lead; Walmart, Aldi make strides in overstored $48.5 billion market.

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Soup To Nutz

Wawa Day is celebrated by toasting the community with more than 2 million cups of free coffee.

Metro Beat

The newest DeCicco & Sons opens; plus a tribute to Bill Weimer of O'Mara Sales & Marketing.

AISLE CHATTER

CPG brands and retailers show their LGBTQIA employees, consumers, and community support for Pride Month.

LEGISLATIVE LINE

SNAP remains a political football.

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

Why engage in elections?

Target Expands Same Day Shipping Options For Customers

This is just the latest move to help the Minneapolis-based retailer stay competitive with the likes of Amazon and Walmart.

Kroger To Sell CBD Products in 945 Stores In 17 States

The Cincinnati, OH-based supermarket chain is the latest retailer to start selling products containing the hemp derivative.

Longtime Grade A Shoprites President And Navy Veteran Rocco Cingari Dies at 89

Rocco “Rocky” Cingari, who served as president and CEO of Grade A Shoprites in Connecticut for nearly 40 years, passed away on June 3....

Chris Foley Named President of Campbell Meals & Beverages

The company veteran has spent 20 years in a variety of roles around the world for the CPG manufacturer.

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hep A; Ground Beef And Steaks For E. Coli

The Cincinnati, OH-based retailer has issued two recalls over the course of four days.

UNFI Earnings Improve Slightly; Core SVU Sales Dip, Shoppers Still In Limbo

The natural, organics, and specialty foods distributor posted better than expected earnings in its third quarter but there are lingering signs that the Providence, RI distributor still faces many critical challenges.

Soup To Nutz

Wawa Day is celebrated by toasting the community with more than 2 million cups of free coffee.

Metro Beat

The newest DeCicco & Sons opens; plus a tribute to Bill Weimer of O'Mara Sales & Marketing.

AISLE CHATTER

CPG brands and retailers show their LGBTQIA employees, consumers, and community support for Pride Month.

LEGISLATIVE LINE

SNAP remains a political football.

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

Why engage in elections?

Target Expands Same Day Shipping Options For Customers

This is just the latest move to help the Minneapolis-based retailer stay competitive with the likes of Amazon and Walmart.

Kroger To Sell CBD Products in 945 Stores In 17 States

The Cincinnati, OH-based supermarket chain is the latest retailer to start selling products containing the hemp derivative.

Longtime Grade A Shoprites President And Navy Veteran Rocco Cingari Dies at 89

Rocco “Rocky” Cingari, who served as president and CEO of Grade A Shoprites in Connecticut for nearly 40 years, passed away on June 3....

Chris Foley Named President of Campbell Meals & Beverages

The company veteran has spent 20 years in a variety of roles around the world for the CPG manufacturer.

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries for Hep A; Ground Beef And Steaks For E. Coli

The Cincinnati, OH-based retailer has issued two recalls over the course of four days.

UNFI Earnings Improve Slightly; Core SVU Sales Dip, Shoppers Still In Limbo

The natural, organics, and specialty foods distributor posted better than expected earnings in its third quarter but there are lingering signs that the Providence, RI distributor still faces many critical challenges.

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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.