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  • US: Thailand must end slavery in its fishing fleets Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 7:09 PM ET

    The State Department, the U.S. seafood and retail industries and a member of Congress reacted swiftly Wednesday to an Associated Press investigation published this week that found slave-caught fish clouds the supply networks of major supermarkets, restaurants and even pet stores in the United States. The State Department blacklisted Thailand last year...

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Kroger fell $1.25 or 1.6 percent, to $75.92. Supervalu fell$. 15 or 1.3 percent, to $11.24. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell $1.10 or 2.1 percent, to $51.60.

  • Midday Glance: Supermarkets companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 1:43 PM ET

    Kroger fell$. 88 or 1.1 percent, to $76.29. Supervalu fell$. 08 or. 7 percent, to $11.31. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 77 or 1.5 percent, to $51.93.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 | 11:55 AM ET

    Kroger fell$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $76.90. Supervalu fell$. 04 or. 3 percent, to $11.35. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $52.35.

  • BENJINA, Indonesia— The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. They were brought to Indonesia through Thailand and forced to fish. Tainted fish can wind up in the supply chains of some of America's major grocery stores, such as Kroger, Albertsons and...

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 8:17 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 23 or. 3 percent, to $77.17. Supervalu fell$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $11.39. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 57 or 1.1 percent, to $52.70.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 10:22 AM ET

    Kroger rose$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $77.14. Supervalu fell$. 03 or. 2 percent, to $11.39. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 36 or. 7 percent, to $52.91.

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 6:03 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $76.94. Supervalu rose$. 08 or. 7 percent, to $11.41. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 70 or 1.3 percent, to $53.27.

  • Midday Glance: Supermarkets companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 1:32 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 41 or. 5 percent, to $77.24. Supervalu rose$. 18 or 1.6 percent, to $11.51. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $53.68.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 10:12 AM ET

    Kroger rose$. 84 or 1.1 percent, to $77.67. Supervalu rose$. 07 or. 6 percent, to $11.40. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 22 or. 4 percent, to $53.75.

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 8:00 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 43 or. 6 percent, to $76.83. Supervalu rose$. 09 or. 8 percent, to $11.33. Whole Foods Market Inc. rose$. 35 or. 7 percent, to $53.97.

  • Midday Glance: Supermarkets companies Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 1:25 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 40 or. 5 percent, to $76.80. Supervalu rose$. 07 or. 6 percent, to $11.31. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 16 or. 3 percent, to $53.46.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 10:19 AM ET

    Kroger rose$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $76.60. Supervalu rose$. 01 or percent, to $11.25. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $53.49.

  • Aldi UK says e-commerce "not an immediate focus" Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 6:49 AM ET

    LONDON, March 20- German discounter Aldi played down on Friday a media report that it is planning to try out online grocery sales in Britain, saying e-commerce "is not an immediate focus". German trade journal Lebensmittel Zeitung cited unnamed sources on Thursday as saying Aldi was preparing to launch an online store in Britain and possibly in other countries,...

  • Midday Glance: Supermarkets companies Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 2:00 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 44 or. 6 percent, to $76.24. Supervalu fell$. 13 or 1.1 percent, to $11.09. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $53.50.

  • Aldi to test ecommerce in Britain, other markets - report Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 12:43 PM ET

    *Aldi North mulls online sales in Spain, Portugal- report. Germany's Lebensmittel Zeitung cited unnamed sources as saying Aldi was preparing to launch an online store in Britain, where grocery ecommerce is more advanced than elsewhere in Europe, already accounting for about 5 percent of sales. Online grocery sales will roughly double from 2012 to 2016 in five...

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Thursday, 19 Mar 2015 | 10:22 AM ET

    Kroger rose$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $76.00. Supervalu fell$. 03 or. 3 percent, to $11.18. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 19 or. 3 percent, to $53.62.

  • JUNEAU, Alaska— A growing number of restaurant customers and grocery store shoppers in the country are asking for Alaska's Copper River sockeye salmon by name. In 2005, the fleet of Prince William Sound fishermen who hang curtain-like nets from their boats to catch salmon voted to assess itself a 1 percent tax to fund Alaska's first regional seafood...

  • Midday Glance: Supermarkets companies Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:23 PM ET

    Kroger fell$. 83 or 1.1 percent, to $75.17. Supervalu fell$. 38 or 3.4 percent, to $10.96. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 61 or 1.1 percent, to $53.31.

  • Early Glance: Supermarkets companies Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 11:37 AM ET

    Kroger fell$. 36 or. 5 percent, to $75.64. Supervalu fell$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $11.32. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 27 or. 5 percent, to $53.65.