Dollar General pulls back on pOpshelf, plans fresh produce in 5,000 stores this year- Retail
By the end of the first quarter, March 31, Dollar General offered fresh produce in nearly 3,900 of 19,000 stores. Owen said the company is on track to expand that number to 5,000 by the end of 2023.
Save A Lot rolls out special holiday savings- Retail
Customers can find and download coupons valid only at participating locations for all offers by visiting savealot.com or checking their weekly ad.
Lidl lowers prices on more than 100 items to help consumers fight inflation- Retail
Lidl US says that it will introduce rotating price cuts on more than 100 items in all of its 170+ stores. Lidl will kick off the price-cutting campaign on September 28
Aldi CEO talks money-saving strategies- Retail
If you’re wondering how important spending less on groceries is for consumers, Jason Hart, CEO of Batavia, IL-based Aldi Inc. joined Good Morning America on Sept. 16 to discuss it.
Grocery Outlet enters eighth state- Featured
Grocery Outlet expanded its reach on the East Coast with a new store in Hagerstown, MD.
Dollar General pilots self-checkout-only stores, expanding produce to 3,000 stores in 2022- Retail
Goodlettsville, TN-based Dollar General is piloting stores with self-checkout only as the company looks to optimize its low-labor small-format concepts.
Dollar General to add produce to 1,000 stores in 2022- Featured
Executives see a future for fresh produce in as many as 10,000 of the company's stores.
Instacart adds discount features- General News
From a Deals Tab and exclusive savings for Express members, to a new reduced cost and free delivery option and new Dollar Store Hub destination on the Instacart marketplace, the company is rolling out more ways for customers to save when shopping from their favorite retailers.
Save A Lot sells 32 stores to newly-formed grocery investor Yellow Banana- Retail
The deal is part of the discount grocer’s ongoing efforts to convert corporate-owned stores to local ownership. The 32 stores generate annual revenues in excess of $130 million, immediately positioning Yellow Banana as one of Save A Lot’s largest Retail Partners nationwide.
Dollar General commits fresh produce in food deserts- Retail
The company currently offers fresh produce in more than 1,300 stores, providing the top 20 items typically sold in grocery stores and approximately 80 percent of produce categories carried by most grocers. Dollar General plans to expand this offering in up to 10,000 stores, including a meaningful number of stores located in food deserts.