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2014-10-30 12:27:14

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Online grocery shopping is currently one of the smallest segments for food and beverage sales, but this rapidly changing business is poised for tremendous growth over the next several years. Market research publisher Packaged Facts forecasts that online grocery shopping sales will grow from about $23 billion in 2014 (accounting for 3.5% of total online and offline grocery spending) to approach $100 billion by 2019 (capturing 12% of total...

2014-10-28 16:26:49

Annual Hope Fest event emphasizes the positive impact of neighbors helping neighbors. TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 22nd Annual Hope Fest event took place this Saturday, October 25th at Kino Stadium and thousands of Tucson's homeless, working poor, and underprivileged families turned out for support and assistance. Hope Fest provides help to Tucsonans with the basic necessities of life, providing dental care, medical care, groceries, haircuts, clothing and hygiene...

2014-10-20 23:07:44

Proceeds from summer events benefit military families (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Hope For The Warriors® thanks Food Lion for its continued support of Hope For The Warriors® and military families. This year, Food Lion provided more than $100,000 in donations and Food Lion gift cards to provide needed food and support to military families. Hope For The Warriors® is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for...

2014-10-09 16:24:42

LONDON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Summary"Food and Grocery Retailing in France - Market Summary & Forecasts", report, published by Conlumino, provides a detailed analysis of both the historic and forecast market data of food and groceryretail sales across key channels in France. In addition, it provides an overview of changing shopping trends, government policies towards business, the influence of various economic variables on the retail industry, the competitive landscape and...

2014-10-03 23:01:07

Falling consumer sentiment, fluctuating income growth and competition from small-format grocery stores, supermarkets and fuel retailers have posed challenges for industry operators. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on Convenience Stores industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) October 04, 2014 Players in the Convenience Stores industry in Australia have operated in a rapidly changing environment over the past five years. Falling...

2014-10-02 23:02:29

With the change of seasons, King Kullen is offering its customers advice on making good food decisions for fall. (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 The leaves are changing and the weather is getting cooler; it’s time for fall! This season, be sure to make good, healthy decisions on what to eat. King Kullen offers the freshest produce, tons of baking and cooking ideas and more to help customers enjoy the season. When one thinks of fall, the first food that comes to mind is apples. Apples are...

2014-09-25 08:31:14

HELSINKI, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Foodie, creator of the award winning Foodie.fm platform, and HOK-Elanto, the co-operative grocery chain, part of S group, are opening with Alepa chain the first online-only dark store for groceries in Vantaa, Finland. The dark store uses Foodie's fulfillment and picking solution and caters exclusively the growing online grocery business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131125/654579 ) The online...

2014-09-25 04:21:23

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Revenues for the world's top 10 largest retailers reached $1.3 trillion in the last fiscal year (encompassing companies' fiscal years ended through June 2014). This is a 2.9 percent change from the prior year indicating modest growth. The retailers have been ranked according to their fiscal 2013 net retail revenue in U.S. dollars. The average size of the top 10 retailers exceeded $129 billion according to the Global Powers of Retailing...

2014-09-24 23:12:56

The age of the U.S. digital grocery shelf has arrived: 360pi outlines best practices for grocers and CPG manufacturers. (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Ottawa, Canada: Grocery represents one quarter of U.S. retail sales; however, with the recent entry of Amazon and major mass merchandise players such as Walmart into online grocery, the industry as we know it will never be the same. “All signs point to a critical inflection point in this market, including the success of disruptive new...

2014-09-22 16:27:22

LONDON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spending by Hispanic consumers for food at grocery and other food stores has grown more than 80% over the past decade, more than twice the growth rate registered by consumers on average. Hispanic consumers have long been a key element in the growth strategies of food marketers. With the continuing dispersal of Latinos into areas not traditionally known for substantial Hispanic populations, Hispanic food shoppers represent a rapidly growing...


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