Progressive Grocer

FEB 2017

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What's trending on … Fresh Thyme Farmers Market's plans to open up to 20 new stores, with a goal of 70 locations by the end of 2017, alongside the Downers Grove, Ill.-based specialty retailer's continued investment in its private label program with new categories, factored as the most click-worthy story on during the Dec. 15, 2016–Jan. 15, 2017 measuring period. Pacing in the second and third most newsworthy slots, respectively, were H-E-B and Wegmans being among the 50 winners of's ninth annual Employees' Choice Awards honoring the Best Places to Work in 2017 and Whole Foods Market's recently opened first-ever store in El Paso, Texas, the design of which aspired to serve as a "third place" for bilingual and bicultural residents. 12 | Progressive Grocer | Ahead of What's Next | February 2017 Fresh Thyme Projecting Further Growth in 2017 H-E-B and Wegmans Earn Employee Choice Awards El Paso Whole Foods Embraces Local Culture Harris Teeter Adopts MyWebGrocer Platform More Room at the Table for Recognizable Ingredients Walmart Plans More Layoffs by Month's End: Reports Giant Eagle Closing 5 Stores, 4 GetGos

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