Supermarkets ramp up rivalry with restaurants

04/17/2013 |

Supermarkets are pushing ahead with efforts to boost sales of prepared meals, with some opening in-store restaurants that offer the option to dine in, including Illinois-based Mariano's Fresh Market, which opened Todd's BBQ restaurant last month in its newest store and plans to build the concept into future supermarkets. "Consumers are interested in a higher quality food, but in a more casual setting that they can either eat on premise at a fast casual operation or take with them," Datassential managing director Brian Darr said.

View Full Article in:

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Food & Beverage

Job Title Company Location
Staff Assistant, Food Trucks/Commissary Manager
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
Retail Food Services Manager
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
Executive Pastry Chef
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ