Retail trends

Retail trends

Retail trends

Tracking retail trends offers insight into consumer purchasing patterns and demands.

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Simple Truth a bright spot in disappointing year for Kroger

- Deflation dragged on same-store sales in fourth quarter.

The blockchain gang

- Wal-Mart collaborates with IBM on food safety traceability projects in China and the U.S.

CVS ousts phos ahead of F.D.A. deadline

- Move includes more than 600 grocery and snack products.

Wal-Mart gaining traction in U.S.

- Segment's sales exceeded expectations in recent quarter.

Independent retailers seek strategies for staying relevant

- Fresh foods, quick service and personalization are all ways independent grocers may differentiate in a crowded market.