Food Trade News

UNFI To Sell 13 Shoppers Stores; 4 Others To Close

26 remaining stores will continue to operate.

Kroger Launches Fresh Meals On-Demand Delivery Service

The Cincinnati, OH-based retailer has partnered up with tech-powered, delivery only restaurant concept ClusterTruck to offer what it is calling Kroger Delivery Kitchen without service or delivery fees.

Utz To Surpass $1 Billion In Sales With Conagra DSD Acquisition

Last month Utz Quality Foods, the Hanover, PA-based snack food company, acquired Conagra’s DSD snack business. For the CPG giant, the sale of brands...

Ronetco Supermarkets CEO and Chairman Of The Board Passes Away At...

On November 17, 2019, Dominick V. Romano, 85, CEO and chairman of the board of Ronetco Supermarkets, Inc., passed away peacefully surrounded by his...

Store Openings Help Wakefern Reach $16.6B In Retail Sales

The Keasbey, NJ-based wholesale cooperative posted a gain of 0.7 percent in retail sales for its 2019 fiscal year ended September 28.

Lyft Now Offers Low Fare Grocery Access Program In Baltimore And...

The ride sharing company, which launched the initiative in April, will offer residents of food deserts discounted rides to partnered grocery providers.

Dean Foods Files For Bancruptcy, May Sell Itself To The Dairy...

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

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...