Food & Beverage

Lead Editor: Amy Sung

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Where does the Safeway, Albertsons merger stand?


  • Dallas Morning News (free content), The

Safeway shareholders will vote on the sale of the company to Albertsons on Friday, as federal regulators continue to conduct an antitrust review of the deal, one of the largest among grocery retailers… Read More

Morrisons markets online groceries to Quidco members


  • Drum (Glasgow, Scotland), The

U.K. supermarket chain Morrisons has teamed with voucher site Quidco in an affiliate campaign aimed at winning more shoppers for the retailer's fledgling online grocery service. The deal gives Morriso… Read More

Congress may agree on travel and tourism bill


Congress could be headed toward a rare moment of agreement. And it's on an issue that generates billions of dollars in sales and job creation for restaurants each year. Read more. Read More