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Grocery Store Wars


Hollywood is focused on Star Wars but here in Charlotte, we’re in the midst of grocery wars. The battle is on for your food dollars as longtime, homegrown titan, Harris Teeter, continues to spar with Florida-based Publix. Even as the invader is building stores across the street from HT, the nation’s top supermarket, Wegman’s, is planning to invade. What’s behind the supermarket boom and what does this mean for you?  

Katie Peralta
- retail and business reporter, "What's In Store" columnist, Charlotte Observer

Phil Lempert - supermarket industry analyst, SupermarketGuru.com