Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Kroger continues price cuts with Ky. division

7/10/2014

  • Lexington Herald-Leader (Ky.)

Kroger's Louisville, Ky., division has cut prices on almost 10,000 commonly bought products, including lettuce, dog food, coffee and laundry detergent. The move is part of an effort started last month… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

What the World Cup can teach you about business

7/9/2014

  • Entrepreneur online

The World Cup has served as a reminder that talent doesn't guarantee success, that underdogs can outperform expectations and that good strategy can deliver a win, writes Dan Newman, president of Broad… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Lawsuits highlight gender discrimination

7/7/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Tampa Bay Times (St. Petersburg, Fla.)

Recent allegations of harassment at startup Tinder highlight the male-centric culture that is present in much of the tech industry, Sheelah Kolhatkar writes. Financial firms dealt with many of the sam… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Ark. alcohol legalization effort gets closer to Nov. ballot

7/10/2014

  • Arkansas Business

An effort to legalize alcohol sales across Arkansas moved closer to being placed on the November ballot this week, after the secretary of state announced that the amendment petition had gathered the i… Read More