Lynn Petrak

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Lynn Petrak is senior editor at Progressive Grocer and a veteran of the food retailing industry with nearly 30 years of experience. Lynn is well-versed in all aspects of the industry and has also contributed to brands including Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery, Meat & Poultry, Dairy Field, Farm to Plate, Refrigerated & Frozen Foods Retailer and Store Brands. Lynn also held key communications roles with dairy and beef trade associations. She has also taught journalism classes and earned a journalism degree from Northern Illinois University in 1991.



White House Touts Easing Grocery Inflation, Supply Chain Improvements

Biden Administration predicts continued food-at-home declines but heeds impact of still-elevated prices

Jones Soda Names New President and CEO

Beverage vet David Knight takes on key role

Value, New Products on Wish Lists at UNFI Holiday Show

Natural wholesaler's event draws 2,500+ participants

Giant Eagle Debuts Own Retail Media Network

Regional grocer launches Leap Media Group, with early-adapter major brands

Fareway on the Move in Central Iowa

Grocer welcomes shoppers to Bondurant store this week, plans a new location in Story City

Pacvue, Instacart Expand Partnership to Provide More Targeted Ads

Groups sync technologies to help brands better connect with shoppers on Instacart platform

Tough Earnings Quarter for UNFI

Sales tick up, but net income drops nearly 90% as economic aftershocks reverberate

What Grocery Foot Traffic Tells Us About 2023 So Far expert talks with Progressive Grocer about food retail trends and opportunities

Sprouts Farmers Market Preps 4 Stores for Grand Openings

Grocer sets opening dates, hiring events for a trio of sites in Florida and 1 in Colorado

H-E-B's Favor Kicks Off 10th Anniversary With Giving Campaign

Texas delivery service donates proceeds of sales this month to Feeding Texas