News Archives

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Despite Overstoring, Deflation, ShopRite Still Rules $98B Market

The results of the 2017 Food Trade News market study.

Lidl Makes Long-Awaited U.S. Debut With 10 VA, NC, SC Units

The hype is over and the hoopla began on June 15 when Lidl opened the first 10 of what is expected to be more than 100 stores in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast during the next six months. The initial group …

Wal-Mart Pushes Giant For Lead In Ferocious $47 Billion Mid-Atlantic Market

The results of the 2017 Food World market study.

David Siegel Named New CEO At America’s Food Basket Co-Op

David Siegel is the new CEO at America’s Food Basket.

Trump’s Tax Reform Plan Calls For Drastic Cuts To SNAP Benefits, Farm Subsidies

President Donald Trump’s new $4.1 trillion tax reform program, released on May 23, could have a significantly adverse effect on food retailers.

Family Leadership Continues As Ryan Redner Named CEO

Ryan Redner will succeed Richard Redner as president and CEO of Redner’s Markets.

Ruane, Herring To Head Merch At Carlisle, Landover In New Ahold Delhaize Lineup

Ahold USA and Delhaize America announced the next wave of management changes affecting its five supermarket divisions (brands) and its commercial services and strategy unit, which is part of its Retail Business Services (RBS) division.

Breaking News: Ahold USA, Delhaize America Announce Leadership Teams At Operating Divisions, Commercial Services Unit

On April 27, Ahold USA and Delhaize America announced the next wave of management changes affecting its five supermarket divisions (brands) and its commercial services and strategy unit, which is part of its Retail Business Services (RBS) division.

Kings Food Markets/Balducci’s Announces Management Reorg

Daniel Gallagher has joined Kings Food Markets/Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market as VP and CFO.

Albertsons’ Denningham Adds Duties; Chain Will Take Full Control Of Denver, PA Warehouse From SVU; Prospectus Reportedly Out On Farm Fresh

Wayne Denningham adds president role to his current duties as COO of Albertsons; Justin Dye exits company.