May 12, 2014 A $4.23 billion deal will bring together Hillshire Brands and Pinnacle Foods.
Mar 27, 2014 A California survey finds more food shops sell beer than milk.
Mar 7, 2014 A look at supermarket mergers. And some employers are shifting how they contribute to 401(k) plans.
Mar 7, 2014 In the grocery business, supermarkets are the underdog
Feb 28, 2014 Grocery chains look at the lack of neighborhood competition as a bad thing.
Sep 12, 2013 Billionaire Ron Burkle just bought the Fresh and Easy chain from Tesco. Today's earnings report from Kroger affords a glimpse into the way these markets make money.
Jun 21, 2013 Critics say Ralphs fobs off lower-quality products on low-income neighborhoods, but Ralphs says it varies what's on sale based on what customers buy.
Jun 20, 2013 Walter Robb, CEO of high-end grocer Whole Foods, talks to Marketplace about why his company is opening its latest store in the Midtown neighborhood of Detroit.
Jun 6, 2013 Upscale grocer Whole Foods is opening a location in Detroit's Midtown neighborhood. The area is mostly poor, but many residents are excited to gain access to high-quality foods. Others aren't convinced that the store is catering to them.
Apr 17, 2013 Britain's biggest retailer, the supermarket Tesco, has announced its first drop in profit in 20 years -- and its U.S. business expansion may be partly to blame.