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Report shows retailers reducing food waste

- Retail
A new study from the Pacific Coast Food Waste Commitment—the public-private partnership between food businesses and jurisdictions on the West Coast to cut food waste in the region—shows that grocery retailers made the most significant progress ever reported in the United States on reducing food waste in the retail sector.

Inside Aldi, Lidl’s growth during food inflation

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Placer.ai checked back in with two grocery chains known for their bargain prices and private labels – Aldi and Lidl – to see how they’re doing.

The Raley’s Companies partner with FirstFruits for record apple donation to food banks

- Retail
Two grocery divisions that operate as part of The Raley’s Companies — Bashas’, which has grocery stores in Arizona and New Mexico, and Raley’s, which has grocery stores in California and Nevada — significantly increased their annual apple donations this year to area food banks through FirstFruits Farms’ Take a Bite Out of Hunger initiative.

Kroger celebrates Earth Month with customers

- Retail
The Kroger Co., today announced it is celebrating Earth Day the entire month of April, kicking off with a contribution from its Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Foundation to World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

Walmart, Sam’s Club partner with Feeding America to fight hunger

- Retail
For the 11th consecutive year, all U.S. Walmart stores and Sam's Clubs are teaming up with their customers, members, suppliers and associates for the annual Fight Hunger. Spark Change. campaign to support the Feeding America network of partner food banks.

Food Lion Feeds provides more than 18.3 million meals through orange bag campaign

- Retail
Food Lion has a history of supporting communities and has helped to provide more than 18.3 million meals* with the support of its customers through its sixth annual Food Lion Feeds Orange Bag campaign.

Instacart opens platform to third-party developers

- Retail
Instacart today announced the launch of the Instacart Developer Platform (IDP), which uses Instacart's industry-leading online grocery platform

Kroger delivery quits Central Texas, South Florida

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Cincinnati-based Kroger Co., can’t handle the heat in South Florida and Central Texas. The company is closing its delivery-only concepts in both markets.

BJ’s Wholesale Club announces five new clubs in Southeast and Midwest

- Retail
BJ's Wholesale Club, a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs, announced today the five newest clubs coming to its footprint.

Vallarta Supermarkets signs RELEX Solutions for supply chain solutions

- Retail
Vallarta Supermarkets, a regional U.S.-based grocer, has selected RELEX Solutions, provider of unified supply chain and retail planning solutions, to support their growth and improve efficiency.