Food Trade News
John W. Kluge died quietly at his home in Charlottesville, VA September 8 at the age of 95.
Ahold USA EVP-merchandising Jeff Martin addressed the Philadelphia AMR/MAFTO organization, reporting on status of re-org. process.
With its third CEO in place in less than a year, A&P is making moves designed to strengthen the company for the long term.
Six notables from the industry will make up the eighth class to be inducted into the Maryland Food Industry Hall of Fame.
Snyder's of Hanover and Lance, Inc., announced they have signed a definitive agreement to combine in a stock-for-stock merger.
Three of the leading retailers in the Delaware Valley - A&P, Supervalu (Acme) and Safeway (Genuardi's) posted disappointing numbers in their most recent operating periods.
A&P late last month abruptly replaced Ron Marshall as president and CEO with Sam Martin, who most recently was COO of OfficeMax.
Weis Markets on July 12 reported a 34.9 percent increase in its second quarter earnings.
The Baltimore City Council last month passed a bottle tax that will ad two cents to some bottled beverages bought in the city.