Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market to ramp up Chicago presence

4/24/2014

  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Fresh Thyme Farmers Market opened a new store in the Chicago area this week that features pizza and sandwich bars in addition to the retailer's specialty grocery options. The company plans more stores… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

National Food Policy Conference panel dishes on food-safety funding

4/24/2014

  • FoodSafetyNews.com

Sequestration budget cuts have not left the Agriculture Department and the Food and Drug Administration short of funds for food-safety programs, said Martin Delgado, staff director of the House Approp… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Rise in working women has propelled economy forward: Study

4/21/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

The percentage of women who hold full-time jobs has risen significantly since the late 1970s, and that has had a big effect on the U.S. economy, according to a report from the Center for American Prog… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Exploration, experimentation trending among Wash. wines

4/24/2014

  • San Jose Mercury News (Calif.) (free registration)

Rising trends among wines in Washington state are exploration and experimentation, which are churning out new Rhones, grenache, mourvedre, blends, whites and picpoul, says Washington Wine Report blogg… Read More