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28 Aug, 2019

NGA Foundation Grants Scholarships to Supermarket Industry Aspirants

By |2019-08-28T16:23:19+00:00August 28th, 2019|FMS In The News|0 Comments

The NGA Foundation has awarded $71,000 in scholarship funding for the 2019-20 academic year to 16 students pursuing supermarket industry careers. “The NGA Foundation is committed to preparing students for the future,” noted Matt Ott, executive director of the Arlington, Va.-based organization. “This class of scholarship recipients represent the best of the supermarket industry, and I look forward to seeing their achievements as they complete [...]

26 Aug, 2019

Everything looks better when you modernize your store, including your sales

By |2019-08-26T19:21:29+00:00August 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Shoppers are looking for more than convenience, service and price – they’re looking for a memorable shopping environment. The modern grocery shopper has evolved considerably under recent social and economic pressures, and the competitive stores need to evolve as well. Chains like Trader Joe's are raising the bar on the in-store experience and traditional supermarkets have to do more than ever to compete for [...]

26 Aug, 2019

Price Image In A Competitive Environment

By |2019-08-26T19:17:52+00:00August 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

With consumer budgets getting squeezed and competition from all and new directions, grocery shoppers are looking for discounts and bargains. Whether they are watching a morning show or local news programs, consumers are being told how to save at the grocery store by shopping smarter. Traditional and digital media outlets are encouraging private label shopping versus national brands as a way to stretch the [...]

1 Jul, 2019

Insights for Independents at DCI Business Summit

By |2019-07-29T16:13:04+00:00July 1st, 2019|FMS In The News|0 Comments

How indie grocers are doing and how they can better compete was the focus of session at recent DCI conference How are independent grocers faring in this country? That was one of the questions explored at DCI’s Business Summit 2019, held last week in Toronto. Stan McClintock, vice-president of sales at FMS, a grocery retail consulting firm that publishes annual independent grocer financial surveys in [...]

26 Jun, 2019

FMS Announces Key Upgrades for Their Time and Attendance System

By |2019-06-26T16:33:54+00:00June 26th, 2019|Announcements|0 Comments

Improved Labor Saver features several enhancements, and new features [Fort Lauderdale, June 26, 2019] — FMS is proud to present a new release for its time management tools. The Version 5 release contains new program enhancements and program modifications to the FMS Labor Saver application. “These enhancements were a direct result of client feedback and input,” assured Jon Cline, VP of Client Support at FMS. [...]