Tag Archives: Ahold

From the Publisher: Looking Beyond the Merger

Mergers of retail chains can only work if the new management is willing to invest to remain competitive. There are a lot of reasons … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 08 Article Archives, Columns


Grocery Headquarters is proud to honor GIANT Food Stores as our 2015 Chain Retailer of the Year. A division of Ahold USA, Carlisle, Pa.-based … Continue reading

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Giant Awakening

Sharp pricing, high quality, top-notch stores and dedicated associates enable the GIANT Food Stores division of Ahold USA to be the market leader in its key operating areas. Continue reading

Posted in 2015 05 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit set

The Global Summit is coming to New York, and will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown June 24-26. Billed by its organizer’s … Continue reading

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Produce for Better Health Foundation Announces Retail Honorees

In support of its mission to increase the consumption of fruit and vegetables, Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) announces the 20 Fruits & … Continue reading

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Ahold USA Announces New CFO

Ahold USA announced today that, after nearly five years as Ahold USA’s executive vice president and chief financial officer, Paula Price has decided to … Continue reading

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Keeping an eye on private label

Retailers have found meaning and purpose with private label programs. Now consumers are looking to them for meaningful answers—not to mention savings. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 11 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Clicking on all cylinders

By focusing on fresh offerings, online grocers are setting the stage for the future of the industry. It is up to brick-and-mortar retailers to keep pace. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 08 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Expanding health care options

The seventh annual Saint Joseph’s Food Industry Summit suggested retailers play a bigger part in the health care equation. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 04 Article Archives, Upfront

Sounding Board: A new dimension to grocery shopping

“Virtual” grocery aisles are popping up in train stations, airports and other venues. While it is mostly an international trend so far, are U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Columns

Ahold to Acquire Online Retailer bol.com

Ahold and bol.com announced that Ahold is acquiring bol.com for €350 million. This is an important next step in Ahold’s growth strategy, which focuses … Continue reading

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PBH Names Supermarket Role Models and Champion Honorees

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) has named 20 supermarket retailers as Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Role Models and Champions for 2011 in recognition … Continue reading

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