Food Trade News
Acme president Dan Sanders recently addressed an AMR/MAFTO member dinner in King of Prussia, PA.
Giant/Landover recently wrapped up its year-long 75th anniversary celebration.
Two of the Northeast's largest food retailers - Ahold USA and Supervalu - continued to track on vastly different financial paths.
Delhaize America has closed 126 under-performing stores primarily affecting its Food Lion, Bottom Dollar Food and Bloom banners.
On January 11, Supervalu, Inc. posted a third quarter net loss of $750 million on total net sales of $8.3 billion and saw identical store sales plummeted to 2.9 percent
UFCW Local 400 president Tom McNutt discusses the organization's upcoming negotiations with Giant and Safeway for new labor contracts.
In a long-expected announcement, Safeway Inc. said it intends to exit the Philadelphia market where it operates 27 Genuardi’s stores. The Giant/Carlisle division of Ahold USA has agreed to purchase 16 of those stores (all in Pennsylvania) for $106 million.
Food World's 2011 study of Mid-Atlantic wholesalers.
Delhaize announced plans for 450 new stores in the next five years, including hundreds of Bottom Dollar Food units in the U.S.