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1 hr ago | Daily Camera
Andrew Scott stocks sweet potatoes in the produce area on Tuesday at the Alfalfa's on Broadway and Arapahoe Avenue in Boulder. A senior leadership upheaval last week at Alfalfa's Market - a two-store local grocer that is a reboot of the popular natural foods chain of the 1980s and '90s - resulted in the firing of three managers and the forced resignation of CEO and Chairman Mark Retzloff, an industry veteran who co-founded both iterations of Alfalfa's.
3 hrs ago | Post and Courier
This past Saturday marked the one-year anniversary of Piggly Wiggly Carolina Co.' s announcement that it was selling most of its supermarkets in the Charleston area to larger rival grocers Bi-Lo and Harris Teeter.
7 hrs ago | The Southtown Star
Christopher Bielecki bought a Black Diamond scratch ticket at Jewel-Osco, 21164 S. LaGrange Road, Frankfort, according to a statement from the Illinois Lottery.
16 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
Market Basket will open its new Littleton store, which has been under construction off Route 119, by the end of the year. "I am writing to provide with the assurance that we are, after some delay, proceeding rather quickly and have directed all available resources to open the new Market Supermarket in Littleton by the end of December 2014," Arthur T. Demoulas, CEO of Demoulas Super Markets Inc., wrote in his Sept.
This morning, Nebraska lost a prominent businessman and community leader. Russ Raybould died this morning at the age of 92. The founder of B&R stores shaped the grocery industry here in Lincoln for the better part of five decades.
The organic food brand at Kroger grocery store - Simple Truth - is set to exceed $1 billion in annual sales, the chain says. The grocery chain expanded its organic and natural foods brand two years ago to more than 35,000 products and has seen steady growth ever since .
It sells grass-fed beef, organically grown produce and made-to-order paninis. Whole Foods Market opens Sept.
Despite the absolute reset in growth expectations, WFM still has strong relative growth to comps and thus warrants a premium. When I first started looking at Whole Foods Market , my first inclination was to say that it looks like a broken growth story and that there might be less troubled waters to fish.
This is driven by some important positives, which we believe should have a greater impact than any weaknesses, and should give investors a better performance opportunity than most stocks we cover. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, compelling growth in net income, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures.
Frost Bank will open its new Houston region headquarters next week at BLVD Place, a mixed-use development along Post Oak Boulevard near the Galleria. Frost's 57,712-square-foot space at 1700 Post Oak Blvd. will house a retail operation on the ground floor and corporate offices on three floors above it.
Cousins Bill Bradford and Susan Fagan attended the Whole Foods Market grand opening in Highland Village, Texas, Wednesday, September 10, 2014. Bradford said he was born on the property back when it was a peach orchard.
When Judy Willcott took some homemade baguettes to a dinner party in 1980, she could not have foreseen that the edible gift would ultimately provide the city of Austin with one of its favorite bakeries. "I loved making bread; my mother-in-law was a bread baker and she taught me.
Barclays' price objective indicates a potential downside of 4.16% from the company's current price. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock.
Whole Foods Market announced Monday that they partnered with online grocery shopping company Instacart to provide customers with in-store pickup and one-hour home delivery services, for a delivery charge as low as $3.99. The service is currently being piloted in Austin, Texas and Boston locations, such as at the Whole Foods on Beacon Street near Boston University's South Campus.
The new owner of two Rainbow Foods stores has decided to close them, four months after picking them up in a multi-company, 27-store deal that reshaped the Twin Cities grocery scene. Jerry's Enterprises Inc. notified workers and city officials that it will close the stores at 1660 Robert St. S. in West St. Paul and 2919 26th Av.
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Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 06:46 pm
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