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December 31, 2018
(Reuters) - U.S. supermarket chain Kroger Co (KR.N) said on Tuesday it has started using unmanned autonomous vehicles to deliver groceries Scottsdale, Arizona in partnership with Silicon Valley startup Nuro.
Source: Reuters
December 31, 2018
Amazon food and beverage sales topped $4.75bn in 2018 making food/bev the fastest growing segment for the online retailer. Coffee products represented the most popular subcategory with year-to-date sales totaling more than $140m, according to Edge by Ascential (formerly One Click Retail).
Source: Food Navigator - USA
December 31, 2018
Looking ahead to next year, Target Corp. aims to widen the retail scope of its Shipt online delivery subsidiary.
Source: Supermarket News
December 31, 2018
What a difference a year makes.
Source: Store Brands
December 24, 2018

The Kroger Co. is looking to help customers discover some hidden gems in its Our Brands roster. This fall, the supermarket giant began testing a food merchandising concept called the Treasure EmporiYum , which showcases select products from its exclusive brands.

Source: Supermarket News
December 19, 2018
Sam’s Club is finding success with its private brand push. “We are seeing the power that comes from having just one brand, and we’re holding ourselves to a very high standard for any item we put the Member’s Mark name onto,” said Sam’s Club CEO John Furner.
Source: Store Brands, Talk Business (Full Article)
December 13, 2018
Hy-Vee has opened a new C-store concept to provide busy consumers with an improved shopping experience, according to WQAD news. The company announced that the concept store’s first location, on the corner of Kimberly Road and Elmore Avenue in Davenport, Iowa, is now open.
Source: Store Brands, WQAD (Full Article)
November 29, 2018
Food wholesaler adds to retail store base in Midwest In an expansion of its retail grocery business, food distributor SpartanNash Co. plans to acquire Indiana chain Martin’s Super Markets Inc.
Source: Supermarket News
November 28, 2018
Deal extends discount grocer’s market reach into metro New York Lidl US is planting its foot squarely in the metropolitan New York market.
Source: Supermarket News
November 28, 2018
There’s a lot going on in the pet food category, and it pays to be bold and innovative to compete, declares consumer market research provider Packaged Facts in its August report, “U.S. Pet Market Outlook, 2018-2019.”
Source: Store Brands

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