Dean Foods Files For Bancruptcy, May Sell Itself To The Dairy Farmers Of America

America's largest milk producer blames its financial woes on the "accelerated decline in the conventional white milk category."

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PFMA Adds Two New Members To Its Board Of Directors

The Pennsylvania Food Merchants Association (PFMA), a statewide trade organization advocating for the retail food industry, has bolstered its Board of Directors by adding...

Wegmans Pulls Out Of Plans To Build Annapolis Location

The Rochester, NY based retailer cites issues with the Anne Arundel County planning department as the impetus for the withdrawal from the much anticipated site.

Ginnett Replaces Clontz As Kroger Mid-Atlantic President

After a 48-year industry career, Jerry Clontz has retired as president of Kroger’s Mid-Atlantic division based in Roanoke, VA. He will be replaced by...

Giant, Safeway, UFCW Locals Agree To Temporary Extensions

New Contract Negotiations At A Stalemate As All Parties Seek Help From PBGC.

Daniel Katz Named New Chairman, CEO Of Allegiance Retail Services

Katz was named to his new position after former chairman and CEO David Maniaci announced that his company, Nicholas Markets, would be leaving the Iselin, NJ-based co-op to join the larger Wakefern Food Corp. cooperative.

Taking Stock

Wegmans Entry Into Eastern North Carolina Expected To Create Even More Havoc

Kroger is withdrawing from the area and Lidl also pulled out of an anticipated new store in Cary after the Rochester, NY-based chain first announced it was coming to eastern North Carolina.

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SOUP TO NUTZ

The great spiced wafer debate and Jeff Brown talks shop at the MAFTO Fall Retailer Dinner

METRO BEAT

Quick Chek's Murphy retires; NJFC hosts annual Good Government Breakfast

AISLE CHATTER

Companies putting aside their differences to collaborate for the greater good.

LEGISLATIVE LINE

The Clock Is Ticking To 2021

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

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

Wakefern Adds Nicholas Markets To Its Family

Upon their conversion, the four New Jersey-based stores will be rebranded as The Fresh Grocer, a Wakefern trademark.

Amazon Now Offering Free Grocery Delivery For Prime Members

The e-commerce giant is now making services from its grocery subsidiaries AmazonFresh and Whole Food Market, which were previously available for a monthly fee of $14.99 on top of the Prime membership, a no-cost additional service.

Kings Food Markets’ Act Against Hunger Campaign To Hold Thanksgiving Drive

Kings Food Markets is joining forces this holiday season with South Ward Children’s Alliance, a division of the BRICK Education Network (BEN), to provide...

Former Global Dairy Exec Named New Executive VP Finance Ahold Delhaize

Natalie Knight is in as Executive Vice President Finance for Ahold Delhaize. She will also join the retailer's executive committee.

Former Food Lion Exec Newlands Campbell Is Giant Eagle President

Most recently, Campbell served as president of Rexall Pharmacy Group, a 448-store Canadian pharmacy chain.

Core Values Remain Vital to John Vena Inc.’s Success

Specialty Produce Distributor Develops Niche, Continues To Grow 100 Years Later

SOUP TO NUTZ

The great spiced wafer debate and Jeff Brown talks shop at the MAFTO Fall Retailer Dinner

METRO BEAT

Quick Chek's Murphy retires; NJFC hosts annual Good Government Breakfast

AISLE CHATTER

Companies putting aside their differences to collaborate for the greater good.

LEGISLATIVE LINE

The Clock Is Ticking To 2021

STATEHOUSE UPDATE

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

Wakefern Adds Nicholas Markets To Its Family

Upon their conversion, the four New Jersey-based stores will be rebranded as The Fresh Grocer, a Wakefern trademark.

Amazon Now Offering Free Grocery Delivery For Prime Members

The e-commerce giant is now making services from its grocery subsidiaries AmazonFresh and Whole Food Market, which were previously available for a monthly fee of $14.99 on top of the Prime membership, a no-cost additional service.

Kings Food Markets’ Act Against Hunger Campaign To Hold Thanksgiving Drive

Kings Food Markets is joining forces this holiday season with South Ward Children’s Alliance, a division of the BRICK Education Network (BEN), to provide...

Former Global Dairy Exec Named New Executive VP Finance Ahold Delhaize

Natalie Knight is in as Executive Vice President Finance for Ahold Delhaize. She will also join the retailer's executive committee.

Former Food Lion Exec Newlands Campbell Is Giant Eagle President

Most recently, Campbell served as president of Rexall Pharmacy Group, a 448-store Canadian pharmacy chain.

Core Values Remain Vital to John Vena Inc.’s Success

Specialty Produce Distributor Develops Niche, Continues To Grow 100 Years Later

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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.