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2020 Editors' Picks Contest Opens for Entries

2020 Editors' Picks Contest Opens for Entries

Nomination period closes June 24

World Plant Based Awards to Debut at Plant Based World

Deadline for entries in 15 categories is July 24

2020 Outstanding Independents: Faster, Fresher and More Localized

A new crop of award-winning independent grocers thrive by answering consumers' calls for improved experience

PG Honors Outstanding Independents

NGA Show is the backdrop for annual awards dinner

Larree Renda Joins Ross Stores’ Board of Directors

Former Safeway EVP was 2013 PG/NEW Trailblazer Award winner

Usual Grocery Suspects Make 2020 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For List

Wegmans at No. 3, Publix at No. 39, Nugget Market at No. 79

2020 Outstanding Independents, Ethnic: Compare Foods

This Charlotte, N.C., independent grocer connects with all its customers

Top Women in Grocery Nomination

Nominations for 2020 are now open. Nominations are now open for Progressive Grocer’s 2020 Top Women in Grocery industry awards program, which recognizes the integral role women play across all segments of the North American food retail and grocery industries. Applications are o

Brookshire Grocery Co.

Honorees recognized at the 2020 NGA Show

Fresh Tech Perspectives: 3 GenNext Award Honorees Talk What's Next for Grocery

The evolution of omnichannel, increased data and personalization, and customers’ curation of their own retail experiences

2020 Outstanding Independents, Single Store: Oneota Community Food Co-op

Independent grocer in Decorah, Iowa underwent a recent remodel, functions as a community hub

NGA Gives Independent Grocer Rudy Dory Entrepreneurial Excellence Award

Honoree has made Newport Avenue Market “an innovative and strong business”

What Warrants Food Lion's Store Manager of the Year Title? Awadalla

Ahmed Awadalla earns the top honor alongside 4 other divisional managers recognized

2020 Outstanding Independents, Food Security: Baldwin Market and Local Market

These 2 independent grocers — one in Florida and one in Chicago — filled a huge void

Women Grocers of America Bestows Woman of the Year Award

Honor goes to Jennifer Graff, perishable director at Columbiana Foods/Giant Eagle

Top Women in Grocery Nomination

All segments of the food and food retail industries are eligible to enter

Recipients include execs at Bristol Farms, Festival Foods, H-E-B, Wakefern

Melody Phan Rich, Michael Smull to be recognized at annual conference

2020 slate aims to "embrace the full breadth of the food industry"

Gelson’s Store Ops SVP Named 2020 USC FIEP Executive-in-Residence

Donna Tyndall brings decades of leadership experience to role

2020 Outstanding Independents, Multistore: Woodlands Market

This Kentfield, Calif.-based independent grocer continues to grow

2020 Outstanding Independents, Social Purpose: Charley Family Shop'n Save and Oliver's Market

These 2 independent grocers — one in Pennsylvania and one in California — have a mission beyond groceries

2020 Outstanding Independents, Deli/Prepared Foods: Palmer's Market

This Darien, Conn., independent grocer has always been a trailblazer when it comes to foodservice

2020 Outstanding Independents, Local: Roots Market and Walla Walla's Harvest Foods

These 2 independent grocers — one in Maryland and one in Washington — maintain strict standards on local

2020 Outstanding Independents, Sustainability: PCC Community Markets

This Seattle independent grocer has a long history of environmental responsibility

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