Grocery Workers Feel Less Prepared During COVID-19 Pandemic

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Nearly two-thirds of frontline grocery store and retail workers feel left behind by their employers in terms of COVID-19 communication and preparedness, according to an international survey by employee training firm Axonify. Focusing...

Online grocery sales jump 300% early in the Pandemic

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Online grocery sales tripled in the early part of the COVID-19 pandemic as food retailers ramped up an already growing e-commerce business, according to FMI-The Food Industry Association. The annual study, released this week,...

NH Requiring Face Masks At Events With More Than 100 People

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu issued an executive order Tuesday requiring masks to be worn at scheduled gatherings of more than 100 people. Sununu has resisted calls to mandate the use of face coverings to prevent the spread of...

Industry Calls for Government to Address Coin Shortage

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]FMI – The Food Industry Association and the National Grocers Association (NGA) were among the retail trade associations to send a letter to the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Federal Reserve, asking the federal policymakers...