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Colorado Attorney General files lawsuit to block Kroger-Albertsons merger

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After a yearlong investigation, Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser today filed a lawsuit in Denver District Court to block the $24.6 billion proposed merger between Kroger and Albertsons, two of the largest supermarket chains in Colorado.

Grocery Outlet to acquire Southeast discount retailer

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Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. today announced that it has agreed to acquire United Grocery Outlet ("UGO"), an extreme value, discount grocery retailer operating throughout the Southeastern United States, from affiliates of Gen Cap America, Inc. and current and former UGO management.

Kroger plans to lower prices following merger with Albertsons

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The Kroger Co. shared additional insights about how the company lowered prices in previous mergers, bolstering its commitment to bring more consumers across America lower prices and more choices following its proposed merger with Albertsons Cos.

SpartanNash expands in-store autonomous inventory robot program

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This Tally expansion follows the company's investment in other food technology solutions Upshop Magic™ and Flashfood. 

January online grocery sales up 2%

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Ship-to-Home was the only segment to grow year-over-year as sales climbed to $1.5 billion in January, up 7.8% compared to a year ago.

Misfits Market launches perishables fulfillment platform

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FBM helps perishable businesses reach profitability by scaling faster via more cost-effective, reliable, and robust solutions for storage, fulfillment, and e-comm.

Hy-Vee expands delivery with Instacart

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Hy-Vee is integrating Instacart's fulfillment capabilities for same-day delivery into its owned and operated websites and apps.

Ahold Delhaize USA partners with DoorDash for grocery delivery

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Leading omnichannel grocery retail group Ahold Delhaize USA has announced a new agreement with local commerce platform DoorDash to make an additional on-demand grocery delivery marketplace available to customers at each of its local omnichannel brands – Food Lion, Hannaford, Giant Food, The GIANT Company and Stop & Shop.

Costco hires former Kroger CFO

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Costco Wholesale Corporation announced today that Richard Galanti has confirmed his intention to step down as Chief Financial Officer, effective March 15, 2024.

Kroger announces CFO transition

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The Kroger Co. today announced that Gary Millerchip is stepping down as senior vice president and chief financial officer to assume an executive role at another public company.