Current Market News

Supermarket News

Public RSS feed

Coronavirus demands push Wegmans, Wakefern to boost hiring

Regional grocers back workers with pay bonuses, added benefits
Author: Russell Redman 1
Posted: April 1, 2020, 9:35 pm

California Grocers Association lists top 10 safe shopping tips

Guidelines promote safe, thoughtful access to food during coronavirus pandemic
Author: Russell Redman 1
Posted: April 1, 2020, 8:17 pm

Kroger sees March identical-store sales jump 30% due to coronavirus

‘Hero bonus’ instituted for workers, benefits and safety measures expanded
Author: Russell Redman 1
Posted: April 1, 2020, 6:06 pm

Lidl opens regional headquarters, distribution center in Maryland

New Mid-Atlantic facility to supply stores in five states
Author: Russell Redman 1
Posted: April 1, 2020, 3:25 pm

Hy-Vee extends reserved shopping times for ‘high-risk’ customers to online

Aisles Online time slots will be from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., same as in-store reserved hours
Author: Michael Browne
Posted: March 31, 2020, 7:27 pm

Nation's Restaurant News

Public RSS feed

McDonald's will screen employees before they start shifts as a 'precautionary' measure

Managers will ask employees a series of coronavirus questions to ensure they are healthy before serving customers
Author: Nancy Luna
Posted: April 1, 2020, 11:05 pm

Application process for Paycheck Protection Program begins April 3

Access to capital will be speedy, officials pledge, but clarification is still needed
Author: Lisa Jennings
Posted: April 1, 2020, 10:04 pm

Is it responsible to keep a restaurant open during a pandemic?

Takeout and delivery only is the new mandate, but operators are grappling with the ethical and economic realities of running restaurants at all during the time of coronavirus
Author: Gloria Dawson
Posted: April 1, 2020, 8:36 pm

How Taco Bell, Chipotle, Just Salad and more restaurant chains are helping healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic

From salad match campaigns to free fried chicken to taco trucks, big brands are donating food to those on the front lines
Author: Holly Petre
Posted: April 1, 2020, 8:32 pm

7 restaurant and foodservice executives on the move

See the C-suite positions that were filled in March at some of the largest chains
Author: Holly Petre
Posted: April 1, 2020, 8:22 pm