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Key Industry Topics Rise to SN's Top 5

“Safeway Is Counting on U” garnered the most page views last week.’s top viewed pieces of content included blog posts about two current and critical industry topics — social media and GMOs — and a photo gallery. News of an executive change at Ahold rounded out the top five.

1. Safeway Is Counting on U [5]
Safeway sees Just for U as the vanguard of its growth strategies.

2. Hy-Vee in Command From Social Media War Room [Blog] [6]
A quick-response operation closely links social media and customer service.
3. Retailers Experiment With Growler Pours [Gallery] [7]
Supermarkets are riding the craft beer high and using off-premise licenses to serve obscure drafts at in-store growler stations.
4. The GMO Lightning Rod [Blog] [8]
It’s time to understand that, like it or not, a law akin to Prop 37 will pass somewhere — and soon.
5. Ahold Names Lessard VP of Produce [9]
CARLISLE, Pa. — Ahold here said Monday that David Lessard has been promoted to vice president of produce and floral, effective immediately.