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Produce, adult beverages boost Target food comps

Target Corp. said Wednesday that food and beverage comparable-store sales were up slightly in the third quarter, including an increase in the “high single digits” in produce comp-store sales. ...Read More

‘Store Brands’ names winners of 2017 Best Of…Awards

The winning retailers of our “2017 Store Brands Best Of…Awards” reflect the major trends occurring in private brands, from innovation to exclusivity. The winners, whether they are being honored for products, marketing or services, have distinguished themselves. ...Read More


Here you will find the latest insights on the cheese category.  The overview contains the most recent USDA and retail data, as well as new product and foodservice trends. Cheese Category Insights - November ...Read More


Consumers are seeking more nutrition from the foods and beverages they buy, and fiber can help with sugar reduction, weight and energy management, satiety, digestion, and more. Meet demand for the nutrition benefits of fiber in more applications while delivering the eating experiences your consumers love with help from our latest research. ...Read More


As consumer interest in fresh food heightens, so does the focus on product offerings. While not historically prominent in the produce department, brands now play an increasingly important role in the department's success. Full ...Read More

Health & Beauty Care

Within the United States, there is increasing awareness and importance being placed on health and wellness by consumers, and the sentiment in the convenience store industry right now is that as health trends are rising, so is the opening for c-stores to capture “healthier” dollars. ...Read More

Goya ups its bet on the Hispanic market

Goya Foods is investing hundreds of millions of dollars to meet skyrocketing demand for healthier Hispanic food products. Full ...Read More

Instacart signs up New England grocer

Instacart is expanding its relationship with Big Y to offer same-day grocery delivery service to select stores in the Boston and Worcester area. The service allows Big Y customers to complete their grocery shopping online, and have their orders delivered to their doors in as little as an hour. ...Read More

Weis Markets targets young foodies

Weis Markets is launching an inventive program to teach children about food and retailing, as the company expands its education offerings in all of its stores. Full ...Read More

Report: Kroger will withstand price wars better than any other grocer

According to Moody’s, the retailer has the scale and data prowess necessary to successfully weather increasing price competition in the industry. Full story  

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