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SN Top 10: Kroger, Albertsons, The Fresh Market top the week's headlines

In this week’s recap of the Top 10 most popular Supermarket News articles, the top story was Thoughts on the Kroger, Albertsons merger (Part 1). A three-part op-ed examining the good and bad of the potential Kroger, Albertsons merger. 

Among top stories:

  • Salad bars will be smarter in some Schnuck Markets locations
  • The Fresh Market’s livestreaming continues to strengthen
  • 5 Things: Top News of the Week
  • Frozen strawberries recalled from Costco, Trader Joe’s, Aldi, others

In other news, The only retailer who passed the tuna report? It's Aldi.Aldi scored a D rating (62%) while Ahold Delhaize (55%), Whole Foods Market (50%), Hy-Vee (50%), Target (48%), Walmart (44%), Sprouts (40%), Albertsons (36%), Giant Eagle (31%), Kroger (27%), Costco (27%), H-E-B (24%), Publix (19%), Wegmans (17%), and Meijer (16%) all failed.

Other top stories: 

  • Yes, some 26% of Americans may raise chickens to save money on eggs
  • Sustainability-marketed products continue to grow in the face of high inflation
  • Court turns tables on Rite Aid, CVS in controlled substance case
  • Study shows retailers revving up for technology boom


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