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Spartan Stores fiscal 1st-quarter net income dips

Spartan Stores Inc., a grocery store operator and grocery distributor, said Wednesday that its fiscal first-quarter net income fell 22 percent, hurt by the shift of Easter into its fiscal fourth quarter and costs related to an acquisition. Full story

Whole Foods' profit climbs but growth slows

Whole Foods Market Inc. says its profit rose by 21 percent in the latest quarter, as the organic grocery store chain saw sales climb and costs ease. Full story

Earnings Preview: Whole Foods to report 3Q

Whole Foods Market Inc. reports its fiscal third-quarter results after the market closes Wednesday, which should give a glimpse of how the high end of the grocery business is faring. Full story

Police Looking For Robber Of Mon Asian Grocery (VIDEO)

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- Police are looking for the man who robbed a local Asian Grocery store at gunpoint Wednesday around 4:30 p.m. Full story

New grocery store, retail plaza opens in Detroit

As Detroit enters bankruptcy to clear billions of dollars of old debt, a major new shopping plaza is opening on the city's north side that city leaders hope will spark future economic development. Full story

News summary: Safeway 2nd-qtr results beat Street

THE NEWS: Profit at grocery store chain Safeway Inc. fell in the second quarter, partly on a tax charge related to a deal to sell its Canadian operations. But adjusted results topped Wall Street expectations. Full story

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  Avoiding the ‘I want’ syndrome in kids

Ignoring constantly nagging kids can feel impossible, but giving into their every whim can have negative consequences. Psychologist Dale Atkins and Lesley Jane Seymour of More magazine explain how you can keep your kids from asking for too much.

  Jenna polls infants on baby food choices

There are more choices than ever when it comes to baby food, so expectant mother Jenna traveled to the baby grocery store in Charlotte, North Carolina to do a little research, and recruited a panel of experts to help out. TODAY’s Jenna Wolfe reports.

  Demand grows to label genetically modified food

Take a stroll down the grocery store aisle and many of the products you see contain at least one genetically modified ingredient. While experts say the food is safe, a number of states have passed or are considering laws that require such foods to be labeled. NBC’s Anne Thompson reports.

  Amazon delves into grocery delivery

Amazon.com is testing out a new grocery service called Amazon Fresh in Seattle, and the company now plans to expand to 20 other urban areas. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

  Accused shoplifter get stuck in ceilng during escape

Alleged shoplifter tries to escape grocery store by climbing into the ceiling. WHDH's Nicole Oliverio reports.

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