On August 28, Amazon completed its $13.7 billion acquisition of natural/organic retailer Whole Foods.
Joe Bivona has been named the new executive director of the Academy of Food Marketing at Saint Joseph’s University.
Two of the Northeast’s, largest retailers, Ahold Delhaize and Weis Markets, posted strong earnings in their respective second quarters ended last month.
Continuing its strong overall performance which began in 2014, Weis Markets posted solid earnings and revenue gains in its second quarter ended July 1. In the 13-week period, Weis’ operating income increased 15.2 percent to $27.7 million compared to $24.1 …
Ahold USA has named the next group of merchandising executives who will support the company’s three divisions (brands).
Weis Markets adds Donna Banks-Ficcio and Ron Bonacci to its executive team.
Kroger announced that it has scrapped plans to build three new stores in Virginia.
Walgreens has ended its two-year quest to take over rival drug chain Rite Aid Stores, saying it would change its focus to acquiring about half of the Camp Hill, PA based retailer’s locations in a new $5.175 billion deal.
Two of Pennsylvania’s largest chains – Giant/Martin’s and Acme Markets – announced leadership changes at the tops of their organizations.
The results of the 2017 Food Trade News market study.