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Relationshop Empowers Regional Grocers with Stor.ai Acquisition

Retail TouchPoints

Digital engagement platform Relationshop has acquired global ecommerce company Stor.ai, which offers a solution that supports regional grocers by cultivating omnichannel engagement with consumers.

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Grocer Supabarn uses flexible paydays to lure staff

Inside Retail

The post Grocer Supabarn uses flexible paydays to lure staff appeared first on Inside Retail. Canberra-based independent grocery retailer Supabarn believes it has found an edge in attracting staff amid serious labour shortages in the sector.

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Southeastern Grocers Embraces Sustainability

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. The grocer also partnered with thousands of local organizations throughout the Southeast, administered nearly 500,000 COVID-19 vaccines and donated $1.5 Over the last year the grocer has expanded its product purchases from diverse suppliers by more than $17.5

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Instacart Acquires Ecommerce Platform to Empower Local and Independent Grocers

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Instacart has acquired Rosie , an ecommerce platform serving local and independent grocers, wholesalers and retailers, as Instacart seeks to build on its commitment to smaller businesses in addition to expanding its digital offerings. .

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Three ways online grocers can win, and retain, customers post-pandemic

Inside Retail

During the Covid-19 pandemic, grocers managed an unprecedented level of online orders for fulfilment via delivery and click-and-collect. Grocers must once again focus on the fundamentals of meeting (or exceeding) customer expectations to ensure they continue to win and retain customers.

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Southeastern Grocers opens new Winn Dixie store

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. The outlet is the first of three new Winn-Dixie stores the grocer is opening to support economic growth in its communities. The post Southeastern Grocers opens new Winn Dixie store appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Southeastern Grocers Debuts IPO

Retail TouchPoints

Southeastern Grocers­ — parent company of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie — has launched an initial public offering of 8.9 In fiscal 2019, Southeastern Grocers reported net sales of $8.3

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PayPoint and Scottish Grocers’ Federation join forces

Talking Retail

PayPoint has formed a new partnership with the Scottish Grocers’ Federation (SGF) to support its convenience retailers in Scotland. This story continues at PayPoint and Scottish Grocers’ Federation join forces. Industry News convenience stores paypoint scottish grocers' federation (sg

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Grocers weigh the pros and cons of scan-and-go

Retail Dive

Despite Wegmans’ decision to abandon the technology last year, other retailers continue to offer the convenience-focused service — and more are showing interest in it, industry officials said

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Scottish Grocers’ Federation bolsters leadership team

Talking Retail

A retailer who was awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) in last year’s New Year’s honours list has been made junior vice-president of the Scottish Grocers’ Federation. This story continues at Scottish Grocers’ Federation bolsters leadership team.

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Independent grocers drive economic growth

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WASHINGTON — Independent grocers are important sources of jobs, wages and taxes for the communities they serve, according to the latest economic impact study from the National Grocers Association. Independent grocers represent 1.2%

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Natural Grocers partners with RangeMe

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SAN FRANCISCO — Natural Grocers is teaming with RangeMe to streamline the search for innovative products that meet their high-quality standards for customers. The post Natural Grocers partners with RangeMe appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers.

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Southeastern Grocer continues to grow in Florida

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. We are always looking to better serve our customers, and the new College Park Winn-Dixie store presents an exciting opportunity for us to expand in our hometown,” Southeastern Grocers president and CEO Anthony Hucker said. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Scottish grocers express concern over living wage hike

Talking Retail

This story continues at Scottish grocers express concern over living wage hike. Industry News business rates national living wage scottish grocers' federation

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Southeastern Grocers raises money to fight hunger

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. The more than $360,000 raised during Southeastern Grocer’s holiday hunger relief community donation campaign will support Feeding America in its ongoing efforts to fight food insecurity during the holidays and all year long. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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NGA says new FDA rule will hurt small grocers

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WASHINGTON – The National Grocers Association (NGA), which represents independent supermarket operators, issued a statement on Wednesday contending that a proposed Food and Drug Administration rule on food traceability would disproportionately hurt small grocers.

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Southeastern Grocers offers hurricane relief

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. The devastating impact of Hurricane Ida has left a lasting imprint on the lives of many of our associates, customers and neighbors,” Southeastern Grocers president and CEO Anthony Hucker said. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Southeastern Grocers adds new Winn-Dixie store

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. We are incredibly proud to celebrate our newest Viera store, the most recent of our nine new Winn-Dixie stores throughout Florida,” Southeastern Grocers president and CEO Anthony Hucker said. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Drive-Up-Only Grocer Addie’s Debuts First Concept

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Addie’s, a drive-up-only grocer, has opened its first concept store southwest of Boston, in Norwood, Mass. Its opening comes on the heels of the concept receiving $10.1

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Grocers Asked to Stop “Digital Discrimination”

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While digital-only discounts can provide big savings for connected shoppers, many others can’t access these deals. The result: the latter shoppers are overpaying on essential grocery items during a time of record inflation.

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On-demand grocer Weezy partners with What3words

Talking Retail

Weezy, the on-demand grocer, is partnering with What3words to make locations easier to find and every home delivery seamless. Street addresses do not always guide delivery drivers to the right entrance and some postcodes cover large areas.

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Drive-Up Grocer Addie’s Opens First Store, Plans to Expand Across U.S.

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The new supermarket concept Addie’s , a self-described “drive-up grocer,” has opened its first store in Norwood, Mass., fueled by $10.1 million in seed funding it recently received from Rose Park Advisors.

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H-E-B Edges Out Amazon, Walmart as Americans’ Favorite Online Grocer

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H-E-B narrowly defeated second-place Amazon and third-place Amazon Fresh as the top-ranked ecommerce grocer in the U.S., Consumer Trends Digital Commerce E-commerce Experience Amazon Amazon Fresh consumer survey doordash dunnhumby grocery ecommerce h-e-b top online grocers 2022 Walmart

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Southeastern Grocers evolves community giving program

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. At Southeastern Grocers, we believe in taking purposeful steps to create lasting change and strengthen our communities for years to come,” said Raymond Rhee, SEG’s chief people officer. “We JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Southeastern Grocers’ Hucker on ‘a future fueled by trust’

Mass Relators

NEW YORK – Since assuming control of a wobbly Southeastern Grocers, in 2017, Anthony Hucker says he’s “put people first” in every aspect of the retailer’s turnaround — essentially placing a bet that by trusting and empowering employees, the workers would save the company.

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Southeastern Grocers marks year of progress

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Southeastern Grocers Inc. As we conclude 2021 and look back at all we have accomplished as a community and company, I am simply amazed,” Southeastern Grocers president and CEO Anthony Hucker said in a statement. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Engage3 Helps Independent Grocers Optimize Pricing Storewide

Retail TouchPoints

Price optimization solution provider Engage3 has launched its Price Image Management (PIM) suite for independent grocers and convenience stores.

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Grocers experience triumph, travails

Mass Relators

Ninety-five percent of grocers with omnichannel capabilities saw e-commerce sales advance more than 200% last year. The post Grocers experience triumph, travails appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers.

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Inside Aldi’s new Sydney Corner Store urban grocer concept

Inside Retail

The post Inside Aldi’s new Sydney Corner Store urban grocer concept appeared first on Inside Retail. Aldi says its new Corner Store concept just opened in North Sydney will make it faster and more convenient for city customers to shop for supplies.

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‘Grocers positioned to be ultimate mealtime solution’

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The analysis suggests grocers are positioned to be the ultimate mealtime solution in that 39% of consumers view retail foodservice as a substitute for a both a home-cooked meal and a restaurant meal.”.

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CEO Hucker details renaissance at Southeastern Grocers

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NEW YORK — Since assuming control of a wobbly Southeastern Grocers in 2017, Anthony Hucker says he’s “put people first” in every aspect of the grocery retailer’s turnaround — essentially betting that by trusting and empowering employees, the workers would save the company.

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Southeastern Grocers to offer telehealth services

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TRxADE Health’s Bonum Health unit has signed a Telemedicine Service Distribution Deal with Southeastern Grocers Inc., ” The post Southeastern Grocers to offer telehealth services appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers. TAMPA, Fla.

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Fresh food labelling: The new frontier for grocers

Inside Retail

The post Fresh food labelling: The new frontier for grocers appeared first on Inside Retail. Bringing detailed nutritional labelling to raw foods like meat is the new frontier for the food sector.

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Seattle Organic Grocer Delays Opening

VMS

The post Seattle Organic Grocer Delays Opening appeared first on Visual Merchandising and Store Design. Organic supermarket chain PCC Community Markets will delay the opening of its Rainier Square location due to uncertainty regarding downtown Seattle’s recovery, reports The Seattle Times.

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Regional Grocers Will Merge to Form Ethnic-Focused Supermarket

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and will merge it with Tony’s Fresh Market (Itasca, IL), another regional grocer in the firm’s portfolio. The post Regional Grocers Will Merge to Form Ethnic-Focused Supermarket appeared first on Visual Merchandising and Store Design.

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On-demand grocer Beelivery secures £4.5m investment

Talking Retail

Chairman and co-founder of Beelivery, Yazan Bin Mohammad, said: This story continues at On-demand grocer Beelivery secures £4.5m On-demand grocery delivery business Beelivery has secured £4.5m investment to strengthen its position in the sector.

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Grocers chase the promise of e-commerce personalization

Retail Dive

Customization tools like shoppable recipes and product recommendations are helping consumers cut through the clutter of center store. But retailers are only scratching the surface of what's possible

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Southeastern Grocers celebrates Supermarket Employee Day

Mass Relators

Southeastern Grocers Inc. At Southeastern Grocers, our more than 38,000 heroic associates come to work every day to provide their local communities with essential services that help them survive and thrive,” SEG president and CEO Anthony Hucker said. JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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Competition between grocers, Amazon intensifies

Mass Relators

Amazon debuted its Amazon Fresh grocer format in September and recently opened its 11th in Bloomingdale, Ill. The post Competition between grocers, Amazon intensifies appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers.

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Grocers renew ties at FMI event

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The post Grocers renew ties at FMI event appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers. ORLANDO, Fla.

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Food Lion Will Purchase 62 Stores From Southeastern Grocers

Retail TouchPoints

Food Lion will acquire 62 BI-LO / Harveys Supermarket stores in North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from Southeastern Grocers. Mergers & Acquisitions Store Operations food lion southeastern grocers bi-lo

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ShopRite named Northeast’s most trusted grocer

Mass Relators

The post ShopRite named Northeast’s most trusted grocer appeared first on MMR: Mass Market Retailers. KEASBEY, N.J.

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Spar becomes first UK grocer to launch 100% vegan own label wine range

Retail Times

This move comes after a pledge the business made in 2019 to become the first grocer to do so. Spar, the leading symbol group in the UK, has made its full range of own label wines suitable for vegans from January 2022 onwards.

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