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Leveraging Convenience, Wellness Helps Supermarkets Better Sell Health and Beauty Care

Success lies in drawing consumers to these products when they aren't in the store to buy them.

Albertsons to Pilot Amazon Go-Style Technology in Stores, at Gas Pumps

Shoppers could grab and go, paying automatically upon leaving stores


Grocer selects Proactis to expand, improve supplier network

Peapod Digital Labs will serve parent's full U.S. portfolio of companies

Lessons for retailers opening smaller urban stores

Exec also held several management roles at Walmart, Sam's Club

Ecommerce giant officially unveils direct-to-trunk extension of Amazon Key

What Drives Consumers to Purchase Snack Foods?

Snacking's on the rise, but not everyone is doing it the same

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Jewel-Osco Revamps Urban Store to Better Serve Chicago Neighborhood

Location boasts grab-and-go options, trendy bar and fresh focus

Progressive Grocer Events


SmartFood Expo

Mon, Jun 25 - Wed, Jun 27
Monday, June 25 - Wednesday, June 27
June 25-27, 2018. Chicago, IL. Progressive Grocer has partnered with United Fresh for the SmartFood Expo, an event focused on better-for-you food and beverage innovations.

Grocerant Solutions Summit

Tue, Oct 02 - Thu, Oct 04
Tuesday, October 02 - Thursday, October 04
Minneapolis, MN
October 2-4, 2018. Minneapolis, MN. Grocerant Solutions Summit is focused on the unique foodservice needs of grocery retailers and addressing meal solutions needs of the shopper.

Top Women in Grocery

Thu, Nov 08
Thursday, November 08
Chicago, IL
November 2018. Chicago, IL. Gala ceremony and celebration honoring the winners of our annual Top Women in Grocery awards.

Latest Blogs


Independent Grocers Can Learn from Bookstores to Combat Amazon

Indie grocers, like indie bookstores, must play up their strengths to survive


Walmart's Scan & Shop Has Failed - It's Time to Empower Associates

Recently launched Check Out With Me might be ready for expansion


10 Q's to Ask When Looking for a POS System

POS is now a fundamental building block to long-term success


Thanks, Amazon, for the Wake Up Call

Now get ready for the fight of the century

Stay Fresh. Stay Progressive.