NGA pushes for more hunger relief at retail

- General News

The National Grocers Association continues to work with USDA to allow NGA’s retail members better access …

NGA to independent grocers: You be you

- Analysis
The overall feeling at NGA's annual convention was one of optimism for independent grocers in the face of increasing competition.

NGA: Grocery wholesalers spell out independents’ advantages

- Retail
SAN DIEGO – Even with all the changes the grocery industry deals with, when it comes to working with grocery wholesalers one challenge remains for independent retailers: retaining their niche.

NGA: Hy-Vee perishables manager wins Best Bagger

- General News
Dwayne Campbell, assistant manager of perishables for a Hy-Vee store in Des Moines, IA, is the winner of the 2019 Best Bagger contest held at the National Grocers Association Show on Feb. 25.

NGA: How to compete with dollar stores

- Retail
SAN DIEGO – Dollar stores present serious competition to independent retailers, increasingly in food, but there are a few key ways to differentiate with them.

NGA: How to compete with deep discounters

- Retail

SAN DIEGO – Deep discount retailers’ growth is on the rise, and independent grocers need to …

NGA: How to compete with online retailers

- Retail
SAN DIEGO – Independent retailers can fight against the competition of online grocery by being more of what they already are online and in stores.

NGA preview: taking on competition

- Analysis
One of the things I’ve appreciated covering the annual NGA Show through the years is how so many NGA retail members are on the forefront of grocery trends.

Retailers find SNAP snags during government shutdown

- Retail
While feeding programs are being funded during the government shutdown, some retailers are unable to acquire or renew their SNAP licenses, which they say hurts consumers and local economies.

Produce industry sees many victories in farm bill

- General News
After months of debate, both the House of Representatives and the Senate passed the farm bill rather quickly this week, and fresh produce was one of the winners.