The Organic Trade Association (OTA) is pleased to announce it has received a record level of funding of more than $1 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Market Access Program (MAP) to promote U.S. organic products around the world in 2023.
The location confirms a previous announcement stating Kroger and Ocado would construct a CFC in the Southwest Region. Kroger has partnered with Ocado to accelerate its ability to provide customers with anything, anytime, anywhere.
In advance of the store’s grand opening, Fresco y Más will distribute 25,000 pounds of fresh produce and shelf-stable food to the local community during a drive-through mobile food pantry event in partnership with Lehigh Community Services.
Lidl US announced plans today to open 50 new stores by the end of 2021.
The stores will remain open as BI-LO and Harveys Supermarket until the transaction is complete, which is expected to take place over a staggered period from January to April 2021, pending regulatory approval and customary closing requirements.
Just over a month after Cincinnati-based Kroger Co. announced it was pulling its investment in Niwot, CO-based Lucky’s Market, the small format specialty grocer is closing 82% of its stores. See which ones made the cut.
Wegmans plans to add a third distribution center near Richmond, VA, to serve new stores and facilitate growth along the East Coast.
Kroger and Nuro have expanded their pilot to include two stores in Houston. See which ones here.
Giant Food Stores LLC’s proposed purchase of Supervalu’s Shop ‘n Save stores has been given approval by the Federal Trade Commission.
Less than a year after closing nearly 100 underperforming stores amid bankruptcy restructuring, Jacksonville, FL-based Southeastern Grocers announced more store closures.