8 May 2013
Kroger's unionised Houston workers have ratified a new contractual agreement.
3 May 2013
US firm Tula Foods has filed a lawsuit against grocer Kroger and flavour supplier Weber Flavors, alleging the firms knowingly failed to follow production specifications when manufacturing yoghurt on its behalf.
29 April 2013
Wal-Mart, Kroger and Supervalu are among the US retailers presenting at a Barclays sector conference next week. The first-quarter results will continue to roll in, with Kellogg, Kraft Foods Group and Canadian retailer Loblaw part of a group of companies to publish numbers.
16 April 2013
Kroger has pledged to source all palm oil used in its own-label products from sustainable sources by the end of 2015.
8 April 2013
Kroger's unionised Toledo workers have ratified a new contractual agreement.
8 March 2013
US retailer Kroger has said it will invest in expansion and look at new market opportunities in 2013 after delivering an "outstanding" year of sales and earnings.
7 March 2013
US retailer Kroger said it delivered an "outstanding" year after booking an increase in full-year profits.
13 February 2013
Harris Teeter Supermarkets has declined to comment on reports it is exploring strategic options including the possibility of a sale.
5 February 2013
US-based supermarket operator Kroger is unusual in the grocery world in developing its own hardware IT solutions. The firm is now using its technology expertise to create a ground-breaking system for managing on-shelf availability. Glynn Davis reports.
10 January 2013
The news that Supervalu has agreed to sell five of its supermarket chains, including Albertsons, in a deal worth US$3.3bn will come as little surprise to those in the industry. The rest of Supervalu is set to follow suit, but key challenges will remain for whoever holds the reins.
4 January 2013
News that Safeway's long-standing CEO, Steve Burd, is to retire in May has spawned greater uncertainty among some analysts about the retailer's competitive position.
2 January 2013
Hostess Brands has indicated that it expects to complete the auction process selling off its brands and assets within a matter of months.
18 December 2012
US frozen-food firm Overhill Farms has recorded what it says is a "substantial" increase in full-year profit and sales, despite a "challenging" economic climate.
14 December 2012
US retailers Wal-Mart Stores and Kroger are understood to be one of a number of bidders for the assets of US baker and Twinkies owner Hostess Brands.
11 December 2012
The facility owned by Canada's XL Foods at the centre of an e. coli scare has been allowed to resume exports to the US.
5 December 2012
Almost seven years since Tesco first announced its plan to enter the US, the UK retailer has today (5 December) it is "likely" to quit market. Tesco said it would take too long for its Fresh & Easy chain to reach the "scale and profitability it needs". Here, just-food, looks at the ups and downs, the optimism about and the criticism of, Tesco's US venture.
30 November 2012
US retailer Kroger has increased its full-year profit forecast after reporting a rise in third-quarter earnings.
13 November 2012
Chilean olive oil manufacturer Olisur is aiming to expand its branded olive oil business in international markets.
22 October 2012
US retailer Kroger will stop selling fresh sprouts today (22 October) over concerns that the vegetable represents a food safety risk.
17 October 2012
US retailer Kroger has upped its full-year guidance and outlined plans to invest in targeted expansion of its store network.
15 October 2012
US retail giant Wal-Mart Stores has announced plans to invest US$6bn in pricing by 2017.
28 September 2012
Canadian food safety officials have suspended operations at XL Foods' Alberta meat processing plant and seized all produce there, following an e. coli outbreak.
17 September 2012
This week, Thorntons' CEO Jonathan Hart sounded a cautious note on the economic landscape as the firm recorded a fall in full-year profits. Elsewhere, PepsiCo president John Compton announced his departure from the snack giant as he looks make a move back to Tennessee.
14 September 2012
US retailer Kroger has consolidated its Naturally Preferred and Private Selection private- label ranges into one.
10 September 2012
US grocer Kroger has brushed off the possible increased threat from Wal-Mart, which plans to open more smaller stores in the country.
7 September 2012
US retailer Kroger has raised its full-year earnings guidance after booking an increase in first-half profits.
28 August 2012
US ice cream producer Talenti Gelato has purchased a former Kroger ice cream production facility in Georgia.
3 August 2012
With a name like Wayne Sales, the new chairman and CEO of US retailer Supervalu Inc seems born to be in the industry.
31 July 2012
The world's retailers are increasing their use of social media to promote offers and interact with consumers. However, shoppers also use networks to interact with each other, which can benefit business but is also eroding price as a weapon of competitive advantage.
15 June 2012
US retailers Supervalu Inc and Fresh & Easy this week made major announcements on own label, a sector that continues to grow in the US. However, as Dean Best writes, the jury is out on the future of both businesses, which remain under pressure and battling fierce competition.