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Whole Foods' Greek yogurt has nearly the same sugar as an ice cream sandwich: $5 million suit

The Manhattan Federal Court suit says that Whole Foods has been drastically under-labelling how much sugar is in its Greek yogurt.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Life, Food, Nutrition

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Redditch Standard

Shop shortlisted for industry awards

A POPULAR Headless Cross shop has been shortlisted in three categories in the 2014 Retail Industry Awards - the grocery industry Oscars.

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Business Journal

Dairy Queen's silence on data breach could have 'corrosive effect' on ...

On Wednesday, International Dairy Queen issued a statement saying that it may have been subject to a data breach that hit other Twin Cities retailers, Supervalu and Target.

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Related Topix: Supervalu, Food, Retail

Crain's Chicago Busines

Mariano's plans first Naperville store

The fast-growing grocery chain signed a lease to open a grocery in a former Dominick's in the Fox Run Square shopping center at 1212 S. Naper Blvd. in the western suburb, a Mariano's spokesman confirmed in an email.

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Related Topix: Naperville, IL, Retail, Safeway

O-R Online

Man stabbed to death outside Pittsburgh grocery store

Police said the victim was apparently stabbed in the neck and torso during a fight outside the Giant Eagle store on the North Side at about 12:30 a.m. Friday.

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Related Topix: Giant Eagle, Retail, Allegheny County, PA

The Detroit News

Cool weather heats up back-to-school sales

Cooler summer temperatures earlier this summer have heated up back-to-school sales, sending shoppers to stores sooner than in previous years.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Novi, MI, Plymouth, MI, Canton, MI, Wixom, MI, Rochester Hills, MI

Sydney Morning Herald

Markets Live: Adieu, earnings season

Shares slip in volatile trade on the last major earnings day of the season, led up by Transfield and Harvey Norman, with Woolies sold off despite strong profit growth, while NAB jumps on a US asset spin-off.

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Related Topix: Retail, Woolworths

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Woolworths' NZ supermarkets lift earnings

Australian supermarket chain Woolworths lifted annual earnings from its New Zealand Countdown stores 4.2 percent as it widened margins in what it called "subdued" trading conditions.

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Related Topix: Retail, Woolworths

CultureMap

Robert Plant gushes about Austin grocery store - but it's not Whole Foods

An interview with music legend Robert Plant ended with a decidedly Texas twist when the former Austin resident stopped talking about his new album and started talking about Austin's grocery store scene.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin

News Herald

Ex-Kroger CEO calls his $12.8M pay 'ludicrous'

Ex-Kroger CEO calls his $12.8M pay 'ludicrous' Kroger chairman and former CEO David Dillon said his robust $12.8 million pay package in 2013 was "ludicrous."

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Business Journal

See inside: Whole Foods Market nearly ready to open in Wichita

Wichita's 30,900-square-foot Whole Foods Market store opens Sept. 3 and features a variety of departments, including bulk goods.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Wichita, KS, 38 Studios, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

CultureMap

Robert Plant gushes about Austin grocery store - but it's not Whole Foods

An interview with music legend Robert Plant ended with a decidedly Texas twist when the former Austin resident stopped talking about his new album and started talking about Austin's grocery store scene.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin

Business Journal

See inside: Whole Foods Market nearly ready to open in Wichita

Wichita's 30,900-square-foot Whole Foods Market store opens Sept. 3 and features a variety of departments, including bulk goods.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Wichita, KS, 38 Studios, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

Sys-Con Media

Stop & Shop Kicks Off Annual Hunger Action Month

According to the USDA http://feedingamerica.org/hunger-in-america/hunger-facts/hunger-and-poverty-statistics.aspx , one in six people in America is at risk of hunger, which is nearly 50 million Americans who do not always know where they will get their next meal.

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Related Topix: Stop and Shop Supermarket, Retail, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Canada.com

CIBC Q3 good, but may not be good enough

CIBC said net income at its wholesale banking unit, which includes investment banking and trading, rose 32% to $282 million.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Retail, Banking, Coles Myer

Examiner.com

A new grocery delivery for busy folks in Houston

The idea of buying groceries online has been around as long as the Internet, but it's been limited in selection, high in cost and inconvenient in delivery timing.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail

Globe and Mail

CIBC profit rises on investment banking, wealth management

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce reported a higher third-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by strong gains at its wealth management and investment dealer divisions.

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Related Topix: Financial Services, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Retail, Banking, Coles Myer

St. Petersburg Times

Whole Foods to open Sept. 24 with front-door promotion

Whole Foods Market's debut location in Pinellas will hold its grand opening Sept.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Clearwater, FL, Clearwater-Beach, FL, Tarpon Springs, FL, Pinellas County, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Kos

Former CEO says his own pay 'even seems ludicrous to me'

Maybe it takes being a former CEO to make the light shine through, but it's good to hear a little sensible talk on CEO pay from someone who's gotten those paychecks -in this case, Kroger chair and former CEO David Dillon, speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival about his own final year compensation of $12.7 million: "While I don't really defend that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Sys-Con Media

Redhawk Announces Strategic Alliance with Howe Mining Projects Inc....

The alliance has been formed initially to jointly pursue opportunities to acquire, develop and operate small mines and through the use of cash flow from operations develop a pipeline of longer term larger projects.

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Related Topix: Retail, Ruddick, San Manuel, AZ

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