Senator George Borrello Introduces Bill to Require Grocery Stores to Automatically Apply Digital Coupons for Senior Citizens and Loyalty Rewards Members

April 16, 2024 The New York State Senate

The legislation states that any grocery store that offers digital coupons must automatically apply the coupons for eligible purchases at the point of sale for senior citizens. The stores would also be required to automatically apply eligible discounts for loyalty or rewards program members. 

Calling All Local Bakeries: Fresh Thyme Market Launches Open Call to Find The Best Better-For-You Birthday Cake in the Midwest

April 16, 2024 Fresh Thyme Market

To celebrate the community grocer’s 10th birthday, Fresh Thyme Market is asking local bakeries to submit their better-for-you recipes by April 26 for a chance to win a grand prize of $5,000 for their business and an additional $5,000 toward a charity.

Revol Greens Will Now Be Available at Dollar General

April 16, 2024 Leah Goggins, EatingWell

Dollar General will now stock Revol products at 5,000 of its 19,000 stores—you can check to see if your local store is one of them—which will bring fresh, healthy produce much closer to folks who need it.

UniPro Congratulates Legacy Member and Supplier Award Winners at Spring Marketplace

April 15, 2024 UniPro Foodservice

“We had fun while engaging everyone into the new expanded UniPro family of over 460 Distributors with exciting new programs, many of our staff experts on hand, and, of course, a toast to the accomplishments of the former Legacy team who are now part of a much bigger family,” said UniPro CEO, Bob Stewart.

SpartanNash Acquires Metcalfe’s Market

April 15, 2024 SpartanNash

Food solutions company SpartanNash (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SPTN)  announced its acquisition of Metcalfe’s Market, a three-store grocery chain in Wisconsin. Upon close of the sale, the Madison and Wauwatosa, Wis. locations will be continuing employment for all employees. The Metcalfe’s Market storefront, branding and core shopper experience will remain in place.