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i>The New York Times reported over the weekend on the troubles that seem to be plaguing Winn-Dixie - its stock price has dropped 49 percent this year, management is refusing to discuss quarterly earnings, and Wal-Mart continues to open supercenters and Neighborhood Markets in regions where it operates.

The chain is responding to these challenges by opening a new value-oriented format, Grocery Bargain Depot, and by spending $210 million in the coming year to open new stores or upgrade existing ones.
KC's View:
It could be worse. Winn-Dixie could have a labor contract expiring soon…