The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) Foundation yesterday announced a September marketing initiative with the nation’s grocers aimed at highlighting food retailers’ unique family meal programs and their commitment to bringing families back to the table, one meal at a time.
Only 1-in-6 Americans spent more than expected this holiday season, according to a new Bankrate.com report.
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Steve Smith, president and CEO of Food City, today received the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) 2015 Industry Collaboration Leadership Award at the Food Marketing Institute’s Midwinter Executive Conference.
Inmar, a company that operates intelligent commerce networks, today announced that according to its proprietary data and trends analysis 2.84 billion coupons were redeemed in 2014.
ReposiTrak, the leading provider of Compliance Management and Track & Trace solutions for food safety exclusively endorsed by FMI and ROFDA, announces today the continuation of its monthly OnTrak with FSMA webinar series through calendar year 2015.
More than 350 shoppers have taken to Twitter in the last month using the hashtag #GhostEconomy, created by OrderDynamics, to share their shopping experiences with well-known retailers over the Christmas holiday.
marcus evans will host the Design Thinking 2015 Conference on February 25-26, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.
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Gatekeeper Systems announces the release of GNet online dashboard designed to monitor Gatekeeper's CartControl shopping cart containment and purchek loss prevention solutions any time, from anywhere.
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President Obama’s "State of the Union" address to the nation included a series of new tax proposals, including a plan to radically revise the current capital gains system. The Food Marketing Institute released a statement from Andrew Harig, Director of Government Relations, in response to the President’s speech.
The most widely watched sporting event of the year will draw an estimated 184 million viewers when the Seattle Seahawks return to the Super Bowl after last year's win to face the New England Patriots on Sunday, February 1, for Super Bowl XLIX.
SITO Mobile Ltd., a leading mobile engagement platform provider, announced that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement with Hipcricket Inc., a leader in mobile engagement and analytics, for $4.5 million in cash, to acquire substantially all of its assets.
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The Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC) elected four new board members during its annual January meeting in LaQuinta, CA.
Janam Technologies LLC, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, has announced the launch of its XM5 family of rugged mobile computers.
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for retail, manufacturing, distribution, and services organizations, announced that Bauer Hockey, the world's leading manufacturer of ice hockey equipment, has selected Epicor Retail solutions to power its new "Own The Moment" retail experiences.
Revel Systems, the world’s leading iPad Point of Sale platform, announced it has expanded operations into Arizona through a new Scottsdale office. The company will create 160 new jobs during the next three years to drive its global sales growth.
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ReposiTrak, the provider of Compliance Management and Track & Trace solutions for food safety exclusively endorsed by FMI and ROFDA, announces today that W. Lee Flowers and Company, which operates or supplies 90 IGA / KJ’s Market and independent supermarkets in the Carolinas and Georgia, has chosen ReposiTrak to manage their food safety-related risk.
Market6 Inc., a leading provider of web-based retail collaboration applications, announced that Roundy’s, Inc., a leading grocer in the Midwest, has selected Market6’s retailer/supplier collaboration software platform, Market6 Foundation, to deliver a new vendor collaboration portal for Roundy’s enterprise-wide merchandising team and consumer goods supplier community.
Westmoreland Sales Group, a leading Canadian greenhouse vegetable grower, has signed a two-year contract with IFCO SYSTEMS, global provider of reusable packaging solutions for fresh products.
WorkForce Software announced that it has appointed financial and operations leader Bob Feller as its new chief financial officer.
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GuideSpark has announced the expansion of its operations in San Francisco with a new facility in the heart of the city's vibrant Financial District.