Under a proposed settlement, Kmart owes Fleming $385 million for profits it would have earned had the retailer not nixed their contract. Fleming originally asked for $1.53 billion from Kmart. A bankruptcy judge is expected to rule on the motion on Tuesday.
Crime, terrorism and food safety are affecting shopping patterns, according to a new report. The biggest outside influences on shopping patterns, however, are those associated with genetically modified foods, pesticides and contaminants.