Food Trade News

End Of An Era: Magruder's Looks To Sell

Magruder's has sold its store at Chevy Chase Circle in DC and is in negotiations to sell its remaining four units.

Ruane, Wilkinson Elevated At Ahold USA, Giant/Landover

Ahold USA and its Giant/Landover unit have announced key changes to their merchandising departments.

Cerberus Will Acquire Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's, Star Market From Supervalu

Supervalu announced a definitive agreement to sell its Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Markets stores and Osco and Save-On in-store pharmacies to a division of Cerberus Capital in a transaction valued at $3.3 billion. Look for complete analysis of the deal in the January issue of Food Trade News, publishing the 18th.

After 20 Years, Steve Burd To Retire As Safeway CEO In...

Steve Burd will retire as Safeway CEO in May.

Cerberus Seen As Acquiring Stake In SVU; Albertsons Banner May Be...

Despite some recent setbacks, the Cerberus-Supervalu potential marriage is still on, Wall Street sources have told Food Trade News.

Wakefern, C&S, Supervalu, McLane, AWI Pace Mid-Atlantic Wholesalers

The 2012 Food World Wholesaler Study.

Newlands Campbell, Wise Spearhead Changes At Delhaize America

Beth Newlands Campbell has been named president of Food Lion, replacing Cathy Green Burns.

McCann To Replace Retiring Schlicker At AUSA; Retailer Prepared For Acquisitions

Carl Schlicker will be retiring as Ahold USA CEO February 1.

Wakefern Achieves Record Retail Sales Of $13.6 Billion

Wakefern announced record retail sales of $13.6 billion for its fiscal year ended in September 2012.

Ahold USA COO Carl Schlicker To Retire; James McCann Will Oversee...

Carl Schlicker will retire as Ahold USA COO in February. He will be succeed by James McMann.