Lynn Petrak

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Lynn Petrak is senior editor at Progressive Grocer and a veteran of the food retailing industry with nearly 30 years of experience. Lynn is well-versed in all aspects of the industry and has also contributed to brands including Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery, Meat & Poultry, Dairy Field, Farm to Plate, Refrigerated & Frozen Foods Retailer and Store Brands. Lynn also held key communications roles with dairy and beef trade associations. She has also taught journalism classes and earned a journalism degree from Northern Illinois University in 1991.



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West Coast co-op ramps up support of products and suppliers from a range of communities

Relief in the Labor Market?

Latest government jobs report shows hiring gains, as other data reveals easing of resignations

Wegmans to Shutter One of Its Largest Locations

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SCOTUS and Protein Brands Weigh In on Ethical Pork Law

Reactions vary after high court rejects challenge to Prop 12 in California

How Instacart Is Using ChatGPT to Enhance the Search Experience

Grocery tech company debuts new 'Ask Instacart' tool

Whole Foods Market Gears Up for Long-Awaited D.C. Store

Location in redeveloped Walter Reed campus to feature an array of local items

Need-to-Know Trends for Retail Bakeries

Dawn Foods’ marketing exec shares insights on evolving flavor preferences and the impact of market challenges