Food Trade News

A&P Seeks To Build Momentum With Opening Of New Philadelphia Super...

A&P cut the ribbon on a new Super Fresh store August 26 in the Northern Liberties area of Philadelphia. The 51,000 square foot unit is the retailer’s first store to open in the Delaware Valley market in more than 10 years.

Five New Inductees To Enter Maryland Food Industry Hall Of Fame

Five notables will be inducted into the Maryland Food Industry Hall of Fame in November.

Costco Founder, CEO Jim Sinegal To Retire; Craig Jelinek To Assume...

Jim Sinegal, chief executive of Costco, will retire in January from the company he founded.

Bergmann To Head Supervalu's Independent Business

Leon Bergmann has been named Supervalu's president of independent business.

Safeway Exploring Options To Sell More Genuardi's Markets In The Delaware...

Sources have told Food Trade News that Safeway has contacted several retailers and wholesalers regarding selling its Genuardi's stores.

Eight Regional Brokers Align To Form BeaconUnited

The Montvale, NJ offices of ESM Ferolie will be headquarters for the new BeaconUnited.

Supervalu First Quarter Earnings Up 10%; ID Sales Dip For 13th...

Supervalu earnings rise as overall sales and ID revenues continued to decline in the wholesaler/retailer's second quarter.

Ridder, Scott Named Presidents Of Tasty Baking Units

Flowers Foods announced key appointments at Tasty Baking, marking the beginning of the integration process between the two companies.

Tengelmann Likely To Part With 38% Stake In A&P After Bankruptcy...

The Tengelmann Group, 38% stakeholders in A&P, has said it expects to exit its holdings in the company post-bankruptcy.

Sheridan To Replace Retiring Janeway At Wakefern

Wakefern president and COO Dean Janeway announced that he will retire in January 2012 and will be succeeded by EVP Joe Sheridan.