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Military Family from Boise, Idaho, Honored by Eckrich, Boise State Head Football Coach Bryan Harsin and Country Music Star Randy Houser

Thanks to Eckrich, the makers of naturally hardwood smoked sausage and savory delimeats, Army veteran Corporal Aaron Woods and his family were honored by … Continue reading

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Haggen Outlines Plans to Convert 146 Stores in Five Months

Pacific Northwest grocery chain Haggen announced that it has begun the process of acquiring 146 stores as part of the divestment process brought about … Continue reading

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Haggen to convert 146 stores in five months

Haggen has begun the process of acquiring 146 stores as part of the divestment process brought about by the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) review … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Updates Wild Harvest Branding

The Wild Harvest brand is unveiling a refreshed brand positioning, logo and packaging graphics, supported by a fully integrated marketing campaign titled “Eat Free. Go … Continue reading

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Monopoly game at Albertsons and United

The seventh annual Monopoly Collect and Win game has launched in Albertsons stores and for the first time, guests at United Supermarkets, Market Street, … Continue reading

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Sounding Board: Independent aspirations

The environment independent grocers create for shoppers is often more important than price. It is that time of year when consultants, reporters and pundits … Continue reading

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Albertsons and Safeway Receive U.S. FTC Clearance for Proposed Merger

AB Acquisition LLC and Safeway Inc. announced that they have received clearance from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for the companies’ proposed merger … Continue reading

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Albertsons and Safeway Confirm Agreements to Sell 168 Stores

AB Acquisition (Albertsons) and Safeway announced that they have entered into agreements, subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), to sell 168 … Continue reading

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Haggen to Expand from 18 Stores to 164 Stores

Pacific Northwest grocery chain Haggen announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 146 stores as part of the divestment process brought … Continue reading

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Albertsons, Safeway Name Senior Leadership Team

Albertsons and Safeway announced the new senior leadership team and division leaders  for the combined company that will take effect upon the closing of … Continue reading

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FPFC to Auction off Retailers for Charity

During their December 4, 2013 Holiday Luncheon, the Fresh Produce & Floral Council (FPFC) will be auctioning opportunities to meet retailers for lunch, dinner or … Continue reading

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Simplicity pays

We all have our pet peeves when it comes to what we like and don’t like about certain retailers. Although what each of us … Continue reading

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Albertson’s to Acquire United Supermarkets

United Supermarkets has agreed to be acquired by Albertson’s LLC, which currently operates more than 600 locations in 16 states. Terms of the transaction … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Reduces Workforce

SUPERVALU announced plans to reduce its national workforce by an estimated 1,100 positions. The final working dates for impacted employees vary, based on the … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Completes Sale of Five Retail Grocery Banners

SUPERVALU announced it completed the sale of its Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s and Star Market stores and related Osco and Sav-on in-store pharmacies to … Continue reading

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Finding value in Supervalu

The sale of Supervalu may start a trend that leads the grocery industry to better health. By Barrie Dawson Ten days into the new … Continue reading

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How to turn Cerberus’ Supervalu deal into an Acme of an acquisition

Earlier this week Minneapolis-based Supervalu sold five of its leading supermarket banners – Acme Markets in Philadelphia and Mid-Atlantic region, Albertsons, Jewel-Osco in Chicago … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU to Sell Five Retail Grocery Banners

SUPERVALU announced a definitive agreement under which it will sell its Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s and Star Market stores and related Osco and Sav-on … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU to Close Underperforming Stores

SUPERVALU announced it will close approximately 60 underperforming or non-strategic stores this fiscal year including 38 in its retail food reporting segment and 22 … Continue reading

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Albertsons Market’s Campaign is Hitting the Road

Albertsons Market launched a month long contest asking customers to share their Best Road Trip. Ever! through photos, videos and essays on Albertsons Markets’ … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: Supervalu’s wrong turn

Financial gurus say that Supervalu’s poor earnings report is a harbinger of things to come for the rest of the industry. That may not … Continue reading

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Albertsons Southern California Division Announces Workforce Reduction

ALBERTSONS Southern California Division, a subsidiary of SUPERVALU, announced plans to reduce its store-level workforce by an estimated 2,200-2,500 positions. These reductions, which will … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU to Add 250 Stores to Zero Waste Program

As part of its effort to celebrate Earth Day 2012, SUPERVALU announced a major expansion of its environmental sustainability program. The company is committing … Continue reading

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Albertsons Stores in Las Vegas Reach Environmental Milestone

With Earth Day just around the corner, 30 Albertsons stores located in the greater Las Vegas area, Henderson, and Boulder announced a major environmental … Continue reading

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SUPERVALU Launches Integrated Mobile Apps

SUPERVALU  announced the launch of a custom-built mobile application that gives customers the tools they need to be efficient while shopping its stores. The … Continue reading

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