For independent grocers and the wholesalers that serve them
The Brick City Development Corp. (BCDC) has rolled out Newark, N.J.’s Supermarket Development Initiative, the aim which is to
bring new grocery stores to the underserved city in keeping with
Newark-based BCDC’s stated commitment to sustainable development and
healthy communities.(Click here to read the full story).
When I interviewed N.G.A. CEO Peter Larkin for our inaugural issue of Progressive Grocer Independent, addressing the problems of food deserts was a key issue for the association in the coming year.
What are you doing to help bring fresh, nutritious food to these needy areas?