Tag Archives: supermarket industry

Giant Food to Invest $175 Million in Expansion Plan

Giant Food

Giant Food plans to invest $175 million on store renovations, conversions, new locations, and anticipates the creation of approximately 500 new full and part-time jobs during the next two years. The regional grocery chain based in Landover, Maryland, said it will open a new store and another 24 will be …

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SpartanNash to Acquire Martin’s Super Markets

SpartanNash Martin Supermarkets

SpartanNash Company announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Martin’s Super Markets, Inc., a leading family-owned and operated Midwest independent supermarket chain, in a transaction that will expand its corporate retail footprint into the adjacent markets of northern Indiana and southwestern Michigan. Founded in 1947 and headquartered in South …

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Save Mart Remodeling Plan Focuses on Customers

Save Mart Supermarket

California supermarket chain Save Mart is finalizing its multi-million dollar remodeling and new store opening project to attract new customers and stay competitive in the ever-changing grocery store industry. Nicole Pesco, CEO of Save Mart, who was the keynote speaker at the Business Women’s Symposium held in Modesto, California, spoke …

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The NGA Foundation Names New Director


The NGA Foundation (National Grocers Association) has announced that Amalea Hijar has been named director. Hijar has over a decade of experience, working with trade associations and professional societies. She was previously interim vice president of operations for Epic PR Group. She held senior-level positions within professional and trade associations …

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The Americas Food and Beverage Show Offers Free Tickets

Americas Food and Beverage Show Miami

The Americas Food and Beverage Show and Conference will be held on October 1-2, 2018 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, Hall D, 1901 Convention Center Drive.  Local food and beverage professionals have a unique opportunity to gain complimentary access to the show from now until August 31, 2018 by …

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