CHICAGO KNOW YOUR MARKET
Wal-Mart’s Chicago expansion effort on schedule
12/10/2010 2:44:20 PMCHICAGO — Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s Windy City expansion plans are moving along on schedule, a spokesman... Read more.
Chicago still a growth market for food retailers big and small
12/10/2010 1:23:26 PMCHICAGO — Shopping for food in Chicago is becoming greener and pricier while retaining an independent... Read more.
Produce prices probably on rise as economy improves
12/10/2010 12:49:55 PMCHICAGO — Prices for many fruits and vegetables eased this fall following a summer upswing, but don’t... Read more.
Chicago terminal market going after more out-of-state business
12/10/2010 12:02:43 PMCHICAGO — The Chicago International Produce Market, already one of the largest fresh fruit and vegetable... Read more.
Chicago produce effort takes aim at urban 'food deserts'
12/10/2010 11:48:20 AMCHICAGO — The City Produce Project, aimed at alleviating Chicago’s “food deserts” through homegrown vegetable... Read more.
Testa Produce prepares for opening of facility
12/10/2010 11:33:07 AMCHICAGO — Peter Testa is talking a green streak about his company’s new home. By mid-February, Chicago-based... Read more.
Chicago restaurant business showing appetite for growth
12/10/2010 11:23:54 AMCHICAGO — For fresh produce suppliers who watched their foodservice business languish as the economy... Read more.
Chicago’s ‘okra king’ sees big growth for ethnic produce
12/10/2010 11:07:06 AMCHICAGO — It’s good to be king, says Steve Chmelovsky. Chicago’s “king of okra,” that is. That’s... Read more.