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US meat giants face fresh claims on price fixing

4 Jul 2018

New price fixing claims have been brought against US meat giants including Tyson Foods and Pilgrim's Pride.

Meijer taps "real food" trend with True Goodness range

18 Sep 2015

US retailer Meijer is hoping to appeal to millennial consumers and tap into demand for "healthier" meal and snack options – such as organic and "real food" products – through the launch of a store-brand range.

ConAgra announces US$150m boost for Dutch Lamb Weston-Meijer plant

4 Dec 2014

ConAgra Foods and its European joint venture partner Meijer are pumping US$150m into their potato producing plant in the Netherlands.

Divine Chocolate wins US major retailer listings

1 Oct 2014

Fairtrade chocolate company Divine Chocolate has announced listings at a number of US mainstream retailers.

US: Ohio retailer makes foray into dairy production

6 Jun 2014

Ohio-based retail giant Meijer has announced its foray into dairy manufacture with the construction of its first dairy production facility.

US: Bellisio teams up with diner Chili's for licensed range

4 Jun 2014

Frozen foods manufacturer Bellisio Foods is partnering US diner Chili's to launch a new line of licensed Chilli's inspired frozen meals.

US: Giant Eagle confirms Toledo exit, 179 jobs axed

25 Mar 2014

Giant Eagle has announced its exit from the Toledo market with the closure of two stores and accompanying gas stations in the area.

US: Meijer plans 10-12 store openings annually

13 Mar 2014

US retailer Meijer is planning to open ten to twelve stores annually in the "coming years".

US: Meijer to invest $160m into stores, 1,500 new jobs

14 Feb 2013

US retailer Meijer is to invest US$160m in new and existing stores this year, creating 1,500 jobs.

US: Meijer promotes COO Symancyk to president

16 Jan 2013

US retailer Meijer has appointed J.K. Symancyk as president of the company, one year after he assumed the role of chief operating officer.

The verdict from the City: Sainsbury's trading update

13 Jun 2012

The UK's third-largest retailer said today (13 June) it was continuing to perform better than the rest of the market after another increase in underlying quarterly sales. However, shares in Sainsbury's fell after the company's sales missed City forecasts and there are some concerns increased competition from the likes of Tesco could erode the gains the retailer has made in recent months.

US: Supervalu veteran Van Helden to leave retail giant

4 May 2012

Senior Supervalu Inc executive Pete Van Helden is to leave the US retailer after over 30 years with the business.

NETHERLANDS: Ahold revamps Albert Heijn management to drive growth

3 May 2012

Dutch retail giant Ahold has announced changes to the structure of its Albert Heijn executive team in a bid to speed up the expansion of the European chain.

US: Meijer expands into dairy production

29 Mar 2012

US retailer Meijer has moved into dairy production through the acquisition of family-owned Bareman's Dairy.

US: Food makers should use one labelling system - study

25 Oct 2011

Food items on sale in the US should carry a uniform set of nutrition labels to enable consumers to buy healthier products, a study has argued.

US: Meijer to open smaller store format

27 Jul 2011

US regional retailer Meijer has opened a new store concept in Chicago called Meijer Marketplace.

US: Meijer launches online grocery offer

31 Jan 2011

US regional retailer Meijer has launched an online grocery service called

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