Supermarkets The most recent news about supermarkets, including stories from producers, suppliers, and retail supermarket chains themselves. Get the latest information on new products, store openings, sponsored events, and special offers. Find announcements of competition launches and results, along with educational and charity initiatives. This category contains food recall alerts along with health and food-safety information. Also included is financial and corporate information on company performance, legal proceedings, acquisitions, and mergers.

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15:16 ET BevMo! Gets On Board With Women's Empowerment Organization

Pushing for greater representation and advancement of women in its industry, the California-based alcohol beverage retailer BevMo! announced today...


10:15 ET Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 14¢ per share to be paid on December 1, 2018, to shareholders...


08:00 ET PriceSmart Announces Property Acquisition and Development Plans for Guatemala

PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that on September 18, 2018, it acquired 8,200 square meters of land in Guatemala upon which the...


06:00 ET Bear Naked® Releases First-Ever Seasonal Granola Flavors To Kick Off The First Day Of Fall

Bear Naked announces the release of two new seasonal granola flavors -- Pumpkin Spice and Pecan Pie -- in time to celebrate the official first day of ...


Sep 19, 2018, 10:05 ET Kroger Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of Zero Hunger | Zero Waste

One year ago today, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced the launch of Zero Hunger | Zero Waste, the company's bold social impact plan aimed at ending ...


Sep 18, 2018, 14:09 ET Primal Kitchen® Organic Unsweetened Ketchup Wins Best New Condiment And Consumer Choice Awards At Natural Products Industry Expo East

Every year the Natural Products Industry Expo awards the most innovative, inspiring and trustworthy products on the market with a NEXTY Award. Primal ...


Sep 18, 2018, 13:57 ET Yasso® Frozen Greek Yogurt Launches First-Ever Line of Seasonal Flavors

Yasso Frozen Greek Yogurt today announced the launch of its first-ever line of limited-edition seasonal flavors all available in the brand's...


Sep 18, 2018, 10:27 ET With Award-Winning Customer Service, Quality, Selection, and Low Prices, Wegmans Lancaster Opens at 7 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23

Store Manager Jimmy Bellis and his team of 475 employees have spent months preparing to open Wegmans Food Markets' new 120,000 square-foot store on...


Sep 18, 2018, 09:01 ET Postmates Secures $300M In Venture Funding Led By Tiger Global Management And Announces Record-Breaking Year Of Growth, Accelerating Position As The On-Demand Industry Leader

Today Postmates, the on-demand delivery pioneer, announced that it raised $300 million led by Tiger Global Management LLC ("Tiger"), on the heels of...


Sep 18, 2018, 09:00 ET HERDEZ® Guacamole Salsa Honored with CPG Award for Innovation and Creativity by the Grocery Manufacturers Association

The maker of the HERDEZ® brand, Mexico's No. 1 selling salsa, was recognized with the CPG Award for Innovation and Creativity for its HERDEZ®...


Sep 18, 2018, 08:00 ET BJ's Wholesale Club Offers Biggest Toy Selection Ever This Holiday Season

BJ's Wholesale Club (NYSE: BJ) today announced it will offer twice as many toys on BJs.com and increase the in-Club toy selection by as much as 20...


Sep 18, 2018, 07:00 ET SMPL Receives $100,000 Investment from University of Michigan's Zell Founders Fund

The Zell Founders Fund, a student-led venture fund in the Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan, announced...


Sep 18, 2018, 05:05 ET ALDI Continues Growth Momentum with National Instacart Rollout

ALDI is pleased to announce a national partnership with Instacart, bringing online grocery delivery to ALDI stores across the nation. After a...


Sep 17, 2018, 12:59 ET Hormel Foods Announces Retirement and Advancement

Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE:HRL), a global branded food company, today announced the upcoming retirement of Kurt Mueller, senior vice president of ...


Sep 17, 2018, 10:02 ET ASPCA Issues Challenge to Detox from Factory-Farmed Food

Today the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) announces its first Factory Farm Detox, a week-long consumer...


Sep 17, 2018, 06:00 ET Kroger Introduces Dip

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today Dip – its new fresh, fun, effortless style brand – is rolling out nationwide this week to 300 Fred Meyer...


Sep 16, 2018, 10:45 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Grocery Store Checkout System (IPL-555)

An inventor from Monticello, Ind., has developed the patent pending LIQR LITE, a signaling system for use in grocery stores to indicate if a cashier...


Sep 14, 2018, 12:00 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops A Brake System for Shopping Carts (CCT-4077)

An inventor from Cincinnati, Ohio, designed a braking system for shopping carts to keep them in place in a parking lot. The TOUCH- N- GO helps to...


Sep 14, 2018, 09:14 ET Basket Launches 'Insights,' A Shopper-Powered, Grocery Business Intelligence Platform That Covers All Retailers Nationwide

Challenging the $1.4 trillion dollar grocery industry, today Basket, the largest shopper-powered retail platform, announced the launch of a new...


Sep 13, 2018, 15:09 ET Texas Features WaveMax in Mobile World Congress

WaveMax Corporation®, the pioneer of the first shared WiFi network in the world, was selected by the State of Texas to represent their most...


Sep 13, 2018, 14:45 ET NSF International Certifies First Products Made With True Source Honey™

Several major brands are taking a stance against honey fraud and adulteration by sourcing 100 percent of the honey used in their products from True...


Sep 13, 2018, 13:29 ET Skip Partners with PDI to Power Frictionless Checkout and Amplify Retailer Data Insights

Today Skip announced that it is now fully integrated with PDI's enterprise resource planning (ERP) product. The integration connects PDI's...


Sep 13, 2018, 12:50 ET Meijer Makes Achievers' Top 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ In North America

Meijer announced today it has been recognized by Achievers as one of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America for a second consecutive year....


Sep 13, 2018, 10:06 ET Peapod Enters Exclusive Distribution Partnership With Chicago-Based Meat Purveyor - Meats by Linz

Today, Peapod, the country's leading online grocer, formally introduces its partnership with renowned, family-owned meat purveyor, Meats by Linz....


Sep 13, 2018, 07:30 ET Kroger Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

Q2 Highlights Solid early execution of Restock Kroger Continued household growth Redefine the Grocery CX: Digital sales growth over 50%, launched...