January 15, 2019

Target makes executive changes, appoints Food and Beverage president

On Jan. 10, 2019 Target Corp. announced several executive changes that included a new president of Food and Beverage position. Current Chief Human Resources Officer Stephanie Lundquist will take on […]

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January 15, 2019

Whole Foods Market will not open new smaller-format 365 stores

On Jan. 11, 2019, Yahoo Finance reported that an internal email that the company reviewed informed employees that Whole Food Markets will not open any more Whole Food 365 stores. […]

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January 15, 2019

Ahold Delhaize to add 500 robots at Giant/Martin’s and Stop & Shop

On Jan. 14, 2019 Ahold Delhaize announced it will bring nearly 500 robots to Giant/Martin’s and Stop & Shop neighborhood grocery stores as a result of the partnership between Retail […]

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January 12, 2019

Giant Food to open first Giant Heirloom Market

On Jan. 11, 2019, Giant Food Stores announced plans to open the first Giant Heirloom Market on Friday, Jan. 25 at 7 am. The new store concept that is specifically […]

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January 10, 2019

Ahold Delhaize acquires King Kullen, appoints new Chief Digital Officer

On Jan. 4, 2019, Ahold Delhaize announced it had acquired King Kullen Grocery Co. through Stop & Shop, its largest brand in the US. This move is the latest in […]

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January 10, 2019

Microsoft, Kroger partnership to rival Amazon, Walmart

On Jan. 7, 2019 The Kroger Co. and Microsoft Corp. announced that they will partner together to create grocery stores of the future. The move comes as Amazon announced plans […]

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January 10, 2019

Wegman’s begins New York expansion

On Jan. 7, 2019, Wegman’s Food Markets announced that it has begun hiring and training for its expansion into New York City at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Located on Flushing […]

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December 21, 2018

Campbell Soup appoints Mark Clouse as CEO

On Dec. 20, 2018 Campbell Soup Company announced that its Board of Directors elected Mark A. Clouse as President and CEO of Campbell effective Jan. 22, 2019. Clouse was previously […]

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December 20, 2018

Kings Food Markets, Balducci’s promotes executives

On Dec. 19, 2018 Kings Food Markets and Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market announced four internal promotions at the organization. Joseph Parisi has been named COO; Allen Merken VP of Engineering, […]

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December 20, 2018

Altria makes $12.8 investment in JUUL Labs, to boost e-vapor products

On Dec. 2018 Altria Group signed and closed a $12.8 billion investment in JUUL Labs, US’ leading e-cigarette maker. The agreements will accelerate JUUL’s mission to switch adult smokers to […]

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