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SEPC Store Check, Part 2: Walmart, Bravo Supermarkets

- General News
I'm finishing up Orlando store checks with one of the best-executed Walmart produce departments I've ever seen, and a Bravo Supermarkets filled with inspiration to cook.

Store check: Amazon Fresh, Bloomingdale, IL

- General News
I've been curious about using the latest iteration of Just Walk Out technology as I'm sure it's changed quite a bit since I first tested it at Amazon Go in Seattle.

Store Check: Seabra Foods, Newark, NJ

- Featured
NEWARK, NJ -- Where previous mainstream operators have failed in this neighborhood, Seabra Foods has found its niche serving ethnic communities.

On the Road: Nob Hill Foods, Capitola, CA

- Retail

It’s been a while since I visited a Raley’s BB #:114741 banner, and this Nob Hill …


On the Road: Eatwell by Schnucks, Columbia, MO

- Retail
We may see more of this concept from Schnucks as retailers look to capitalize on this niche of the market. 

On the Road: Grocery Outlet, San Diego, CA

- Retail
The "treasure hunt" style deep discounter operates 428 stores in the U.S., more than 50% of which are in California. The company announced plans to expand in new markets, and plans to open 10 new stores in the Mid Atlantic this year, and grow by about 10% each year.

Back to the office means back to store checks

- Produce with Pamela

Has anyone noticed the pandemic cut down on my photos from H-E-B’s Central Market? There’s a …


CPMA Retail Tour Stop 4: IGA Desjardins, Montréal

- Retail
This store doesn't really fit with my narrative of urban dwellers with small kitchens shopping often. Here's why.

CPMA Retail Tour Stop 3: Provigo

- Produce Blueprints
This Provigo is one of the signature Loblaws orange floor concepts, with fresh-cut done in view of shoppers, lots of organics, and a wide assortment of the company's "imperfect" brand.

CPMA retail tour stop 2: Marché Adonis

- General News
This is stop 2 for my walking retail tour in downtown Montreal. Adonis is Metro banner, purchased in 2011.