Save A Lot

  1. Channel: Grocery
    [[“value”:” Piggly Wiggly is showing signs of a comeback in the state of Texas — and the growth is being attributed to both the recent C&S acquisition deal, as well as the efforts of one independent grocer, reports the Dallas Morning News. Local Texan Fernando Soto owns three Save A Lot stores. He […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
  [[“value”:”In this week’s recap of the Top 10 most popular Supermarket News articles, Save A Lot sells off the last of its stores ranked as the week’s top story. Longtime discount grocery store operator Save A Lot, based in Saint Ann., Mo., said this”]] 
  1. Channel: Grocery
[[“value”:” Longtime discount grocery store operator Save A Lot, based in Saint Ann., Mo., said this week it had sold the last of its stores to a licensee. It will continue to operate as a wholesaler and licensor to the Save A Lot store network. Castle Rock, Colo.-based Leevers Supermarkets, a current Save A Lot […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
The St. Louis Business Journal reports that “Save A Lot, the St. Ann-based discount grocer, has divested its remaining corporate-owned stores, all of which were in the St. Louis area. “The grocer, which previously operated a mix of corporate-owned and licensed stores, began shifting to a model in 2020 in which a majority of its […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
by Kevin Coupe I love subscriptions. I think I’ve made that clear over the years.  I’m a big customer for Amazon’s Subscribe & Save program.  (Tom Furphy tells me that my 60 subscriptions almost certainly puts me among the top S&S customers.  I’m a little astounded by how high that number has gotten.) To be […]
  1. Technology & Innovation
Wearable technology has made waves in health and fitness, enabling everything from more personalised fitness training to doctors monitoring their patients remotely. Now wearable tech is helping to make improvements to workplace safety, with several trends helping to improve safety and reduce serious incidents. Wearable safety devices include a range of products that use tech […]
  1. Channel: Grocery
Dollar General, Winco and Grocery Outlet rounded out the top five grocers Dunnhumby concluded are most likely to serve financially stressed shoppers while also having reputations for offering low prices.
  1. Channel: Grocery
The Chicago Sun Times reports that a new Save A Lot store has opened in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago, just one week after “a contentious community forum during which residents said they did not want” the store there. The store is owned and operated by franchisee Yellow Banana, which took over a Whole Foods […]
  1. Channel: Restaurants
We had a story yesterday about how restaurants are gaining market share back from supermarkets in a post-pandemic environment.  I commented: During the pandemic, when grocery store sales shot up and restaurant sales cratered, it was an article of faith here that if supermarkets wanted to hold onto those sales, they were going to have […]
  1. Owned Brands (Private Label)
NEW YORK  – The Private Label Hall of Fame Class of 2023 was inducted last night during PLMA’s Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference in Orlando. Presented by PLMA and Store Brands magazine, the Private Label Hall of Fame was created in 2006 to recognize the men and women who have made significant contributions to the growth and […]
  1. Data & Insights
Are you thinking of remodelling your commercial space, but are not sure where to begin? Making the decision and finding the right commercial remodelling service for your project can seem daunting. Well, don’t worry because this article is here to help. We’ll provide some simple tips and tricks on how to evaluate potential services and […]
  1. Channel: Grocery - Natural
The Chicago Tribune reports that Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has described Amazon-owned Whole Foods as “not a good partner, period” for its closure of a once highly touted store in the city’s Englewood neighborhood. The store was originally opened six year ago, subsidized with $10.7 million in city money, and lauded for being part of […]
  1. Data & Insights
A significant number of retailers have chosen to go online in recent years. This is likely due in part to the growing popularity of e-commerce and the fact that consumers are increasingly turning to the internet for their shopping needs. In this article, we will discuss why an online store is a great choice for […]
  1. Agencies & Vendors
dunnhumby has released a special edition of its Retailer Preference Index (RPI), looking at which grocers are best serving their customers in a faltering economy, and concluded that the top five are Market Basket, Aldi, WinCo, Grocery Outlet and Save A Lot. Rounding out the top 10:  Lidl, Dollar General, Food4LessFoodsCo, Family Dollar, and Military […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Market Basket is rated the top U.S. grocer in terms of gaining customers as consumer prices rise, according to a special edition of the Retailer Preference Index (RPI) from dunnhumby, a provider of customer data and analysis. Market Basket topped all 69 retailers in the Inflation RPI rankings, ahead of household […]
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The National Retail Federation (NRF) has updated a report that had attributed “nearly half” of 2021’s $94.5 billion in retail shrink to organized retail crime, saying the data point was part of two-year-old testimony to a U.S. Senate committee by Ben Dugan, former President of the Organized Retail Crime Resource Center. The NRF report was […]