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1 hr ago | Davis Enterprise

Bob Dunning: The solution, apparently, is *more* plastic

EASTSIDE INGENUITY a according to my friend Randy, East Davis' own Grocery Outlet has come up with "the most innovative response to the bag ban in Davis" by providing heavyweight plastic bags with the company logo and labeled for multiple use a very clever a "No 10-cent charge per bag for now, and not a paper bag in sight," adds Randy a in other ... (more)

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Related Topix: Retail, Grocery Outlet, Davis, CA, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Woodland, CA

3 hrs ago | Fibre2Fashion

Loblaw promotes Mario Grauso to President of Joe Fresh

Loblaw Companies Limited, owner of the Joe Fresh brand, announced the promotion of Mario Grauso to President of Joe Fresh.

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Related Topix: Retail, Television, Liberty Media, Media, Loblaw Companies, Marketing, World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia

7 hrs ago | Plastics News

Grocery store chain says bag recycling up by 10 percent

Kroger Co., with more than 2,600 stores in 34 states and sales nearing $100 billion, saw plastic bag recycling increase by 10 percent last year.

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Market Basket's rivals could be the only winners in Demoulas family feud

Arthur T. Demoulas, former CEO of the Market Basket grocery store chain, issued a statement urging that the company reinstate workers who were fired over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Demoulas Super Markets, Retail, Tewksbury, MA

Business Journal

Ritz-Carlton Residences project in Waikiki will include a grocery store

Dean & DeLuca plans to open its first Hawaii store in Honolulu, seen in this rendering, at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach, project that's set to open in late 2015 or early 2016.

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Related Topix: Dean and DeLuca, Retail, Honolulu, HI

Brandon Sun

Loblaw spinoff Choice Properties reports $1.5M Q2 net loss; adjusted profit $39.4M

Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust , citing a $52.3-million non-cash finance charge, has reported a second-quarter net loss of $1.5 million or less than a penny per diluted unit.

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Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance, Loblaw Companies, Retail

WGN-TV Chicago

kids_fair logo UPDATED

The 13th annual "WGN-TV Back-to-School Kids Fair" will be held Friday, August 8th, 6-9am at the WGN-TV Studios, located at 2501 W. Bradley Place in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Chicago, IL, JewelOsco, Retail

Business Journal

Tops workers approve three-year union contract

Tops Markets LLC and one of the largest unions for its employees have put a new three-year contract in place.

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Related Topix: Tops Markets, Retail

The Guardian

SNC-Lavalin awarded contract for Quebec diamond mine in James Bay region

Lavalin has signed a contract with Stornoway Diamonds Inc. estimated at more than $425 million to provide project, engineering and construction management services for a diamond mine located in Quebec's James Bay region.

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Related Topix: Safeway, Retail

Business Journal

Whole Foods picked by Barron's as summer retail stock to watch

Whole Foods Market Inc. shares have been the second-worst performer so far this year in the S&P 500 index following a string of tough earnings reports.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Financial Markets, Kroger

Triple Pundit

Kroger Cuts Energy Use By 35 Percent, Ramps Up Sustainability Efforts

The Kroger Co. has reduced energy use in its stores by 34.6 percent since 2000, saving more than 2.5 billion kilowatt hours .

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Wind Power, Solar Energy

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Kroger lining up to offer shoppers more Kentucky Proud products

Next week, Kentucky Proud producers will hold a food show in Louisville for one buyer.

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail, Kentucky, Louisville, KY, Marketing, Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Vegetables

Big News Network.com

Police looking for man that robbed Whole Foods

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail

Daily Mail

Australian grocery prices tipped to be permanently slashed as...

Experienced BASE jumper falls 1,000 feet to his death 'after lanyard became entangled with the pull cord of his parachute' Grocery bills to fall by 40 per cent? Shoppers to be big winners when German discount supermarket enters the market Aussie supermarkets could be forced to drop the price of their products due to another budget German ... (more)

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Related Topix: Retail, Woolworths

Boston.com

Market Basket supervisor is fired, protest organizer says

Market Basket officials have fired a warehouse supervisor who encouraged his staff to abandon their posts - effectively hobbling product deliveries to stores - as part of a larger protest workers are staging in support of ousted president Arthur T. Demoulas.

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Related Topix: Demoulas Super Markets, Retail

AmericanBankingNews.com

The Kroger Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

The Kroger has been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the nineteen analysts that are presently covering the company, AmericanBankingNews.com reports .

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Business Insurance

CDCa s recent mishandling of deadly viruses highlights need for focus on safety

Testimony to Congress last week by the head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concerning recent mishandling of deadly viruses by scientists at his agency highlighted the problems organizations face when they don't embrace a "culture of safety."

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Retail, Safeway

Houston Press

Menu of Menus

On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Houston Press will host its 12th annual food and wine extravaganza from 710pm at Silver Street Station off Washington Ave. The Menu of Menus Extravaganza presented by Stella Artois is one of Houston's largest food & wine events featuring over 40 area restaurants alongside wine, beer and spirit sampling.

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Related Topix: Dining, Retail, Whole Foods Market

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Indybay.org

Protest at Whole Foods in Palo Alto: Boycott Eden Foods

Whole Foods Market carries many Eden brand food products. The owner of Eden Foods is Catholic and doesn't want to just stop covering some contraception, he wants to stop covering ALL of it.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail, 38 Studios

Seeking Alpha

Rural telco dividend yields: Frontier, Windstream, CenturyLink

Following healthy YTD gains , Frontier , Windstream , and CenturyLink have seen their dividend yields narrow a bit, though they still remain substantial.

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Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Telecom, CenturyTel, Winn Dixie Stores, Retail

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