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Schnucks Partners on New In-Store Clinic

July 26, 2017

Midwestern grocery chain Schnuck Markets Inc. has partnered with Centene Corp. and Betty Jean Kerr People’s Health Centers to launch a full-service clinic inside the Schnucks supermarket in Ferguson, Mo. Full story

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5 ShopRite Stores Earn Grocery Stewardship Certification

July 19, 2017

Five ShopRite locations operated by Springfield, N.J.-based Village Super Market Inc. have received Manomet’s Grocery Stewardship Certification (GSC) in recognition of their commitment to operational best practices that lower a store’s environmental impact and save resources. Full story

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Food Lion builds on its Local Goodness campaign

July 19, 2017

Food Lion will expand its Local Goodness campaign, which emphasizes fresh, locally grown foods, to more stores and departments this year. The retailer will be promoting local products in its produce, meat, seafood, deli, center store and bakery sections through the program, and it will expand the program in its North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia… Read more »

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AWG to Supply Strack & Van Til

July 19, 2017

Strack & Van Til is emerging from the ruins of bankrupt wholesale distributor Central Grocers with a new supplier partner that’s expected to make the family-owned northwest Indiana retailer more competitive on price and selection. Full story  

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AWG to Close Fort Worth Operations

July 19, 2017

Wholesale grocery cooperative Associated Wholesale Grocers Inc. plans to close its Fort Worth, Texas, facility by the end of October and consolidate its operations with the company’s Oklahoma City distribution center. Full story

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Inserra Rolls Out Taste Me, Do Good* Produce

July 12, 2017

Inserra Supermarkets ShopRite Inc. has introduced the Taste Me, Do Good* produce program at some of its stores. The organic Fair Trade line provides premium-quality fruits and vegetables, the production of which helps farmers, workers and the environment through Fair Trade, organic and biodynamic practices throughout the United States and Latin America. Full story

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C&S Offering Ecommerce Programs to Members

July 12, 2017

C&S Wholesale Grocers is bringing customized ecommerce and omnichannel programs to its independent grocery stores nationwide through a new partnership with ecommerce platform provider Rosie. Full story

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