News & Insights

    Access Produce Blueprints, our industry-specific quarterly journal, and news items from this page. Expand your knowledge on industry topics that impact the supply-chain. Read news articles about companies active in the produce industry.

    Village Super Market Reports Third Quarter Results

    Sales were $1,198,464 in the nine-month period of fiscal 2018, an increase of .4% from the nine-month period of the prior year. Same store sales increased .4% due primarily to sales growth in recently remodeled and expanded stores, inflation and increased promotional spending. These increases were partially offset by four competitor store openings.


    At Your Service

    Blueprints tackles longevity in two articles this edition: our second feature explores the secrets to success for multigenerational companies, while Retail Reflections examines lessons learned from key players in the produce industry, several of which are proud Blue Book Trading Members.