Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Retailers use food to keep shoppers coming back

11/25/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Retailers from Barnes & Noble to Pep Boys to Nordstrom have added food and beverage options that encourage customers to stay and shop, writes branding expert David Weinberger. In addition to extending… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Idaho fruit farmers to keep funding orchard trials

11/25/2014

  • Capital Press Agriculture (Salem, Ore.)

A coalition representing Idaho fruit growers will renew an agreement to provide $30,000 annually for five years to fund research at the University of Idaho. The funds offset the costs of maintaining a… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

How having a family affects women's careers

11/24/2014

  • Fast Company online
  • Harvard Business Review (tiered subscription model)

Researchers studying Harvard Business School graduates found that, in general, women are not voluntarily leaving the workforce to raise children. However, the study also found that men's careers often… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Fla. city council may revise liquor laws to boost restaurant revenues

11/25/2014

  • Anniston Star (Ala.), The

The City Council of Jacksonville, Fla., is considering revisions to two ordinances that would allow restaurants to sell liquor, regardless of their proximity to churches, schools or other restaurants… Read More

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