2014 Power 50 Other Retailers Selling Food: No. 1
President and CEO
Key Development: Named CEO of the world’s largest retailer.
What’s Next: Improving as merchants; investing in e-commerce.
2014 Power 50 Conventional Retailers: No. 2
Key Development: Agreeing to acquire Safeway.
What’s Next: Waiting for federal approval of the merger and then integrating the two companies.
SN just unveiled a first-time list of 15 food retailers that are among the fastest growing in terms of new store development. So what’s so special about these retailers?
A lot of things. They are leaders in new units planned as a percentage of...
SN's West Coast Editor Elliot Zwiebach explains why certain retailers lost or gained on the 2014 Top 75 list and why Wal-Mart is bound to eventually fall from the top of the list in the future.
2014 Top 75: The complete clickable list