Wakefern’s Own Brands Win Vertex Awards

July 20, 2020 Wakefern

Wakefern Food Corp, announced that Bowl & Basket™ and Paperbird™ – two innovative store brands introduced in 2019 at ShopRite – have won Gold, Silver and Bronze Vertex Awards.

Apeel and Robinson Fresh Bring Longer-Lasting Limes to New Supermarket Locations

June 30, 2020 Apeel

Apeel announced a collaboration with Robinson Fresh®,​ one of the largest fresh produce distributors in the world, to expand the availability of Apeel’s longer-lasting produce throughout the U.S.

Wakefern Teams Up with S4RB to Build Data Collection Portal

June 29, 2020 Wakefern

S4RB’s Affinity platform for Wakefern will allow the retailer to use a proprietary online portal and database to provide real-time data and analytics, enabling Wakefern to collaborate with new and existing vendor partners, and continue to grow its own brand portfolio.

Wakefern Appoints Two New Vice Presidents

May 8, 2020 Wakefern Food Corp.

Wakefern Food Corp., the nation’s largest retailer-owned cooperative, with member companies that own and operate supermarkets under the ShopRite, Price Rite Marketplace, The Fresh Grocer, Dearborn Market and Gourmet Garage banners, announced the promotion of Laura Kind to Vice President of Brand Strategy and welcomed Ranjana Choudhry as Vice President of Advertising and Social Media.

Four New Jersey Supermarkets to be Rebranded as The Fresh Grocer

February 4, 2020 Wakefern Food Corp.

Shoppers will notice exciting new changes over the next few months at some of their local supermarkets in Cedar Grove, Colonia, North Haledon, and the Township of Washington, NJ.