8 Editor’s Desk
Yesteryear’s tools will no longer weather
the forces now in play.
Top-trending news stories in the past
30 days on WinsightGroceryBusiness.com.
12 Check It Out
A quick-bite breakdown of the
numbers behind industry hot spots.
Showcasing excellence in merchandising,
engagement and retail theater.
18 Chain Reaction
A roundup of
intel from our
20 Editors’ Elites
An exclusive look at our resident experts’
favorite road-tested new product finds.
23 Growing Your Biz
Expert views on retail strategy, talent
management and leadership development.
26 Retailer’s Survival Kit
Top ways grocers can thrive amid a rapidly
changing and increasingly cutthroat landscape.
By Meg Major
34 A Fresh Take on Discounting
Wakefern’s Price Rite banner takes on a new look
and feel to reflect shoppers’ changing expectations.
By Jon Springer
39 Techie Tails
WGB’s Quarterly Pet Report explores the
growing demand for “smarter” pet aisles.
By Rebekah Marcarelli
A Winsight Publication
On the cover
Price Rite’s new
acts as the store’s
“centerpiece.” P. 34
options in the
pet category is
growing. P. 39