Sprouts Farmers Market reported double-digit sales growth in its first quarter of 2018 but says the transition of its delivery model, plus lower-than-expected inflation, will dampen its outlook for the year.
E-commerce sales surge, Cash & Carry foodservice banner to change
First-quarter report details plans to ramp up online grocery service
Net earnings get lift from federal tax reform
Broker says “substantially all” of retailer’s IP assets divested
Supermarket chains also to close two older locations in Illinois
Regional grocer also to test online grocery delivery service
Midwestern chain says program is “first of its kind” in retail
Combined company would become U.K.’s biggest grocer
Amazon pressures food retailers, Wegmans expands in Massachusetts, and Walmart and Kroger news also prove popular to Supermarket News readers.