Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Target taps PepsiCo exec as new CEO

8/1/2014

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)
  • CNBC
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

PepsiCo Americas Foods CEO Brian Cornell will take over the reins at Target, the company announced Thursday. Cornell has also been CEO at Sam's Club, which is part of Wal-Mart, and has experience at g… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Subway tops social media index, Chipotle bumped from Top 10

8/1/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Digital CoCo's Restaurant Social Media Index determined the top digital influencers for the second quarter, with Subway retaining its No. 1 spot because of the chain's partnerships with Disney, World … Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Paid family leave could boost female labor-force participation, report says

7/28/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Policies such as paid family leave could encourage U.S. women to remain in the labor force, a report by the White House Council of Economic Advisers says. "When people have paid leave, it just gives t… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Producers lobby against proposed gas storage facility in Finger Lakes

8/1/2014

  • Star-Gazette (Elmira, N.Y.) (tiered subscription model)
  • Poughkeepsie Journal (N.Y.)

Finger Lakes wineries are calling for New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to reject a state permit application from Texas-based Crestwood Midstream Partners, which would allow for the construction of a liq… Read More