Ashley Nickle

Ashley Nickle

Giant Food Stores to open e-commerce hub

Starting Feb. 12, shoppers in and around Lancaster, Pa., can order online from Giant Food Stores and then pick up their groceries at a new e-commerce hub.

Millennials Eat — Super Bowl Edition!

Amelia Freidline, copy editor and designer of The Packer, and Ashley Nickle, editor of Produce Retailer, discuss ways to get more produce into your Super Bowl party in this special edition of Millennials Eat.

Costco, Walmart, Publix on list of most admired companies

Fortune has ranked Publix, Costco, Target and Walmart among the top 50 most admired companies in the world.

Big Y Foods makes leadership changes, including new CEO

Donald D’Amour, CEO of Big Y Foods since 1980 and chairman since 1997, has stepped down from those roles and is now chairman emeritus and an advisor to the board of directors.

Packer Insight — FreshStart 2019 and Whole Foods 365

Back from Palm Springs, editor-in-chief Tom Karst recaps FreshStart 2019, while retail editor Ashley Nickle discusses Whole Foods news.

Avocados From Mexico kicks off Super Bowl promotions

Shoppable recipes, digital rebates and in-store point-of-sale materials are among the elements of the Avocados From Mexico campaign leading up to the Super Bowl.

Analysis of Whole Foods decision to cancel 365 expansion

Eighteen months after Amazon acquired Whole Foods, the path forward for the company is becoming clearer.

Coupon for SnapDragon apples available via Ibotta

Shoppers can access a $1 discount on a 2-pound bag of SnapDragon apples by using the Ibotta app.

Oppy launches Divemex pepper display contest

A new display contest for Divemex peppers is going on through the end of March, and the grand prize is $2,000.

Apio changes name to Curation Foods

Santa Clara, Calif.-based Landec Corp. has changed the name of subsidiary Apio — “celery” in Spanish — to Curation Foods.