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PG's Top Trending Stories for May 2016: 1-10

The Kroger Co.'s chairman/CEO Rodney McMullen's annual letter to shareholders outlining the Cincinnati-based grocery giant’s long-term focus and strategy, followed next by the news of Giant Eagle President/COO John Lucot's retirement at the end of June after 42 years of service to the Pittsburgh-based retailer, took the top slots in a roundup of the top trending stories for the month of May on


The remainder of the top 10 most popular retail food industry stories follows below…


  1. Kroger Outlines Focus, Strategy to Stockholders
  2. Giant Eagle President/COO John Lucot to Retire
  3. Supervalu Moves Forward With Safe-A-Lot Spinoff
  4. Kroger Associates in Va. Poised for Strike
  5. The Fresh Market Exiting 4 States
  6. C&S Scoops Up Specialty Distributor
  7. Kraft Heinz Signs on With Fetch Rewards
  8. NYC OKs Bag Fee Law
  9. Piggly Wiggly Midwest Acquires Remaining Joe Caputo Assets
  10. Fresh Thyme Planning Distribution Center in Chicago Suburb


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