Kroger rose$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $63.73. Supervalu fell$. 05 or. 5 percent, to $9.44. Whole Foods Market Inc. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $48.91.» Read More
Kroger rose$. 38 or. 6 percent, to $61.36. Safeway rose$. 15 or. 4 percent, to $34.85. Supervalu fell$. 16 or 1.7 percent, to $9.18.
As smartphones and mobile apps become more popular, regulators have had trouble making sure firms don't collect kids' information.
Kroger rose$. 71 or 1.2 percent, to $61.69. Safeway rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $34.80. Supervalu fell$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $9.33.
General Mills announced the return of the previously discontinued French Toast Crunch, a toast-shaped, maple-flavored cereal.
Kroger rose$. 34 or. 6 percent, to $61.32. Safeway rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $34.74. Supervalu rose$. 03 or. 3 percent, to $9.37.
Dec 4- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, reported quarterly profit above Wall Street's expectations and raised its adjusted profit forecast for the year, helped by the acquisition of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc.. Kroger completed its $2.5 billion acquisition of Harris Teeter in January, adding more than 200 supermarkets, mostly in the...
Dec 4- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, reported a 21 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by the acquisition of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc, sending its shares up 5 percent in premarket trading. Net income attributable to Kroger rose to $362 million, or 73 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Nov. 8, from $299 million, or 57 cents per share, a...
Watch out world, the Girl Scouts are going digital to sell you cookies.
BERLIN/ LONDON, Nov 27- Subdued food price inflation in Europe is unlikely to pick up any time soon, adding to the pressure on mainstream grocers as they struggle with changing shopping habits and competition from discounters. Prices paid in Europe for fast-moving consumer goods rose at their slowest pace since 2010 in the third quarter, and fell in Spain, France...
Put off by snarled city traffic and a shortage of parking, more Indians are shopping for groceries online, helping e-tailers turn in profits.
By contrast, analysts say supermarkets like More, owned by the Aditya Birla Group, and Reliance Industries Ltd's Reliance Fresh are struggling to attract enough customers to make a profit as they compete with the small neighbourhood stores where most people buy food. "You can go shop at a Walmart or Tesco in the U.S. and U.K. and they have parking.
Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants.
Butterball's CEO sees Thanksgiving as the equivalent of the Super Bowl. And the company knows it's not your grandfather's holiday anymore.
More companies, many in the food business, are asking customers to keep guns out of stores. A brief history of gun laws and guns in public.
*Foreigners dominate Hungary retail market. BUDAPEST, Nov 19- Multi-national supermarkets could be driven out of Hungary, a trade lobby said on Wednesday, after the government raised their inspection costs and threatened to shut them down if they fail to make a profit for two years. Hungary's economy ministry this week submitted to parliament a draft bill that...
BUDAPEST, Nov 19- Multi-national supermarkets could be driven out of Hungary, a trade lobby said on Wednesday, after the government raised their inspection costs and threatened to shut them down if they fail to make a profit for two years. The government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban has a record of adopting idiosyncratic laws untroubled by how they are viewed...
Starbucks will begin a nationwide rollout of wireless charging spots in its coffee shops, Re/code reports.
Nov 19- Canadian grocer Metro Inc reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by the reorganization of its Ontario store network and the acquisition of a majority stake in bakery chain Premiere Moisson. The company, which is facing intense competition from U.S. retailers such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Target Corp, also said in June it would buy a...
In an ironic twist, Chinese companies are now investing in US manufacturing, says Miao Wang, director of the documentary "Made by China in America."
The U.K. grocery market has fallen into decline for the first time on record, as discount retailers lead a price war.