Inside This Issue - News
Galen Weston, scion of the Weston family that controls Loblaw Cos., Canada’s biggest supermarket chain, has assumed another management position at the retailer.
CVS Caremark Corp. has agreed to buy Hispanic-owned Navarro Discount Pharmacy.
Tesco PLC is replacing Philip Clarke following another profit warning at the U.K.’s largest supermarket chain.
Retail sales advanced at a healthy rate in June, helped by a stronger employment picture that has boosted consumer confidence.
Wegmans Food Markets Inc., Publix Super Markets Inc., Hy-Vee Inc. and Costco Wholesale Corp. were the top-ranked grocery store brands regionally in a Harris consumer poll measuring brand equity.
Supervalu Inc.’s involvement in the purchase of 18 Rainbow food stores from Roundy’s Inc. was done "strictly as a wholesale play," chief executive officer Sam Duncan said at the company’s annual meeting.
Target Corp. has added three new external senior-level hires who will have responsibility for leading teams across information technology, e-commerce and digital products.
The very rich may be different from the rest of us, as F. Scott Fitzgerald famously wrote, but that does not necessarily apply to their shopping habits.