Progressive Grocer

Progressive Grocer

Progressive Grocer has been the voice of the retail food industry since 1922. Its core audience targets top management at headquarters and key decision makers at store-level. From chain supermarkets to regional and local independent grocers, supercenters, wholesalers & distributors, manufacturers and other supply chain trading partners, readers rely on PG for its authoritative, comprehensive, relevant, research-based editorial content and need-to-know news. We stay “Ahead of What’s Next.”

Progressive Grocer is published monthly in print and digital formats and produces numerous industry-related and category-specific e-newsletters to a dedicated audience of opt-in subscribers.



Progressive Grocer’s industry-leading events, award programs and allied products include:

Retail Dietitian Symposium
Designed for the most active retail dietitians in the grocery industry, the Retail Dietitian Symposium features exclusive research and presentations that address the business of nutrition, customer engagement, and key strategies for maximizing and tracking ROI.
Grocerant Summit
The Grocerant Summit, along with its magazine and allied products, is designed to help improve the profitability of food retailers and their suppliers by providing actionable information and insights on increasing grocers' share of the foodservice market.
Top Women in Grocery
The retail food industry’s premier women’s leadership recognition platform, TWIG honors outstanding female leaders from retailers as well as the supplier community.
Pulse is an interactive idea exchange that focuses on trends, innovations and new opportunities in technology that are enhancing the retail shopping experience.
Editors Pick
The Progressive Grocer editorial team chooses the best consumer products of the year based on innovation, superior quality, and value to retailers and consumers.
Category Captains
Progressive Grocer honors the leading consumer goods suppliers whose category management performance sets the standard for the retail industry.
Retailer of the Year
The benchmark by which the industry’s most successful and innovative food retailers are measured, the Retailer of the Year Award goes to one outstanding chain retailer each year.

Outstanding Independents
Honoring the year’s best retailers in a variety of categories, winners are the most successful at standing out from their competition and creating unique consumer experiences in a variety of grocery categories.

The Marketing Guidebook
Suppliers access detailed company profiles and thousands of key decision makers, buyers, and influencers across all leading North American retail food chains and a vast array of criteria for precise searches. Marketing Guidebook brands also include Marketing Guidebook ADVANTAGE and Custom Database Services.