SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Penn Traffic here will close its nonfood distribution center in Jamestown, N.Y., within 60 days "as part of a plan to operate more efficiently," a chain spokesman told SN Friday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Winn-Dixie here has begun a program rewarding frequent shoppers with free gasoline.
QUINCY, Mass. -- Ads breaking today for Ahold's Stop & Shop and Giant-Landover divisions promote everyday price cuts in the baby aisle, the chain said yesterday.
LOS ANGELES -- Tesco displayed what appears to be its planned Fresh & Easy logo for its U.S. stores at a private label vendor conference here yesterday sponsored by the British company, according to attendees, further confirming reports that Tesco...
MINNEAPOLIS -- Supervalu here said it plans to begin closing 10 of its 15 Jewel-Osco locations in the Milwaukee area beginning March 23, though talks with potential buyers are ongoing.
SALISBURY, N.C. -- Food Lion named Ken Mills vice president of sales and marketing, the retailer here said yesterday.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Wal-Mart Stores here unveiled a reshuffling of top-level management yesterday, leaving observers to ponder whether the changes signal an effort to continue to go after more affluent consumers or to revert back to a more...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- American consumers are so overwhelmed by strident and conflicting clams about whether certain foods offer a health benefit, that many are reduced to ignoring all such information and relying on common sense.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The lack of investment in human capital is the greatest problem facing the food industry today, according to Rajiv Lal, a professor of retailing at Harvard Business School.