After opening its first stores in the U.S. earlier this month, Lidl will debut four more locations on July 13. The supermarket retailer will also establish a regional headquarters and distribution center in Cartersville, GA.
Supervalu executive Bruce Besanko is resigning his position as evp/COO and CFO, effective July 5, to pursue an opportunity outside the company.
H-E-B’s Charles Butt has been named one of the top 20 CEOs in the Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Awards.
Supervalu has completed its acquisition of Unified Grocers in a transaction valued at $390 million.
Southeastern Grocers, parent company of Winn-Dixie, Bi-Lo, Harveys and Fresco y Mas supermarkets, has announced that president and CEO Ian McLeod has resigned to take up another, unidentified opportunity.
Amazon has expanded its Prime Now one- and two-hour delivery service to Denver.
In a move that positions the company as an upscale, natural food leader and provides broad on-the-ground market presence in the U.S., Amazon.com is acquiring Whole Foods Market for $42 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at $13.7 billion.
Kroger struggled in the first quarter as the supermarket retailer faced increasing price pressure from its grocery store competition.
Lidl is opening the company’s first supermarkets in the U.S. on June 15, and in anticipation of the event, it is releasing its first-ever U.S. pricing leaflet.