July 28, 2015

Supervalu Inc. is considering spinning off its highly successful Save-A-Lot discount grocery chain into a separate company.

July 27, 2015

99 Cents Only Stores LLC has named Jack L. Sinclair as chief merchandising officer.

July 24, 2015

Starbucks Corp. is looking to increase its corporate ownership stake.

July 23, 2015

Starbucks Corp. reported impressive financial performance in the third quarter of fiscal 2015 that could be described as downright perky.

July 22, 2015

Ruby Tuesday Inc. has appointed David Skena as chief marketing officer.

July 22, 2015

Starbucks Corp, is partnering with one of the world’s best-known media brands to provide an elevated news experience for users of its mobile app.

July 16, 2015

Starbucks Corp. is making good on its pledge to spur job growth among “opportunity youth,” or young people aged 16 to 24 who don’t have jobs and aren’t in school.

July 14, 2015

Starbucks Corp. is expanding its already extensive global footprint.

July 13, 2015

Starbucks Corp. is ratcheting up its already significant commitment to job creation.

July 13, 2015

Comedian Ben Bailey is doing his thing in an Aldi supermarket as opposed to his usual taxi cab.

July 8, 2015

Albertsons Companies Inc., which became the second-largest grocery retailer in the United States after purchasing Safeway in January, is planning to return to public ownership with a major stock offering that has implications for trading partners and competitors.

July 1, 2015

German discount grocer Lidl continues to lay the foundation for its store debut in the United States.

July 1, 2015

The Outlets at San Clemente announces its grand opening coming in October.

July 1, 2015

Starbucks Coffee Co. plans on making a connection with French consumers.

June 29, 2015

U.S. online grocery shoppers are upping the amount of grocery shopping they complete online.

June 29, 2015

Online grocer Peapod.com has joined the “farm box” movement that many local farmers markets and supermarkets are now promoting.

June 25, 2015

Asian-inspired grocery chain H Mart is partnering with Instacart to offer Boston area delivery to customers, in as little as one hour.

June 24, 2015

Dutch supermarket giant Ahold has agreed to buy Belgian rival Delhaize, creating the sixth largest food retailer in the United States. Keith Anderson, VP of strategy & insights for Profitero, and formerly a retail analyst with RetailNet Group, offers his thoughts on what led to the merger, and what it may bring. 

June 24, 2015

Walmart’s Neighborhood Markets format offers a compelling source of new sales growth for the nation’s largest retailer, according to a report by Moody’s.

June 17, 2015

Starbucks Corp. said it plans to close all 23 La Boulange retail (bakery café) locations by the end of September, as well as the two baking facilities serving the locations.

June 12, 2015

Another European supermarket retailer has its sights set on the United States: German discount grocer Lidl on Friday announced it is establishing a U.S. corporate headquarters, in Arlington County, Va.

June 11, 2015

Discount grocery powerhouse Aldi announced plans enter the nation’s most populous state, opening approximately 25 stores in Southern California by July 2016.   

May 28, 2015

Two leases have been signed for ground-floor retail space at The Foundry in Ames, Iowa, including Starbucks.

May 14, 2015

Starbucks Corp. is denying reports that hackers illegally gained entry into accounts of some users of its mobile app.