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Whole Foods has highest prices despite cuts in April: Bank of America | CNBC

Whole Foods has highest prices despite cuts in April: Bank of America | CNBC

Whole Foods still has the highest overall prices among U.S. food retailers, despite the widely publicized discounts the Amazon-owned grocer made in April. Walmart continues to have lowest overall prices, momentum that will likely be unscathed by Whole Foods’ price cuts, Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts wrote in a Tuesday report. Kroger narrowed its […]

Local importers ‘disappointed’ as U.S. pulls out of pricing deal on Mexican tomatoes | Nogales International

Local importers ‘disappointed’ as U.S. pulls out of pricing deal on Mexican tomatoes | Nogales International

The U.S. government terminated its tomato pricing agreement with Mexico on Tuesday, a move that local importers and their allies had warned would mean higher prices for consumers and potential job losses for thousands of American workers. As a result of the termination of the so-called Tomato Suspension Agreement, the U.S. Commerce Department will re-start […]

Prices could rise drastically if U.S. puts tariffs on Mexican tomatoes | AZ Central

Prices could rise drastically if U.S. puts tariffs on Mexican tomatoes | AZ Central

Get ready for more expensive salads: Prices for fresh tomatoes could almost double if the U.S. slaps tariffs on imported Mexican tomatoes, according to a new Arizona State University estimate. Consumers across the U.S. could pay 40 to 85 percent more for vine-ripe and other fresh tomatoes if punitive duties, scheduled to start taking effect […]

Top private label prices rising faster than brands | Financial Review

Top private label prices rising faster than brands | Financial Review

Prices for Woolworths’ premium private label groceries are rising faster than prices for national brands as Australia’s largest retailer attempts to protect profit margins amid rising costs. Woolworths, and to a lesser extent Coles, has been playing hardball with suppliers, resisting price rises stemming from the drought, rising energy costs and the weaker Australian dollar. […]

Basket CEO Neil Kataria: “Bringing price transparency to the grocery market can play a crucial role in tackling a major element of the world’s hunger problem” | Thrive Global

Basket CEO Neil Kataria: “Bringing price transparency to the grocery market can play a crucial role in tackling a major element of the world’s hunger problem” | Thrive Global

I had the pleasure to interview Neil Kataria. Niel is the co-founder and CEO of Basket. A graduate of University of North Carolina, Neil is highly analytical and never gives up until a problem is solved. Prior to building Basket, Neil founded newBrandAnalytics, a social analytics company, which he led through its acquisition by Sprinklr […]

Retailers Adopt Aggressive Private Label Pricing Strategies in CPG, Finds DataWeave Study | CISION

Retailers Adopt Aggressive Private Label Pricing Strategies in CPG, Finds DataWeave Study | CISION

SAN FRANCISCO, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Nine out of 10 leading retailers price their private label products lower than the average prices of their respective categories, reveals the latest study from DataWeave, a provider of Competitive Intelligence as a Service to e-commerce businesses and consumer brands, in collaboration with SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, a leading full-service […]

Against Aldi and Lidl, personalization is the smart move | SuperMarket News

Against Aldi and Lidl, personalization is the smart move | SuperMarket News

Knowing your customers and making relevant offers — not engaging in a price war — is the way for supermarkets to prevent fast-growing hard-discount grocers Aldi and Lidl from siphoning market share, according to Brick Meets Click. Because of their private label-driven, operationally efficient business models, Aldi and Lidl can offer prices 30% to 40% […]

Fan friendly pricing comes to Toyota Field | KTXS

Fan friendly pricing comes to Toyota Field | KTXS

Concession items at Toyota Field just got a little bit cheaper. San Antonio FC announced today new Fan Friendly Pricing for seven things on the menu. SAFC will be serving up 16 oz. domestic draft beer for just $5, 24 oz. fountain sodas for $2.50, and bottled water for $3. Other discounted food items include […]

Erdogan’s War on Turkey’s Rising Food Prices Leaves Casualties |  Voice of America

Erdogan’s War on Turkey’s Rising Food Prices Leaves Casualties | Voice of America

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared war on food inflation. With food prices rising nearly 30 percent and looming critical local elections next month Erdogan is turning to unconventional methods to rein in costs. Subsidized food is being sold at distribution centers in Istanbul and the capital, Ankara, along with several provincial cities. The […]

Why Walmart farms out same-day grocery deliveries to low-cost freelance drivers | WHTC

Why Walmart farms out same-day grocery deliveries to low-cost freelance drivers | WHTC

The amount that drivers are paid is determined largely by the distance from a store to the shopper’s home or location. For example, for all deliveries within 5 miles of the pick-up point, the retailer agrees to pay a certain amount. It works similarly for distances of 10 or 15 miles from the store as […]