MILAN, Ill. -- Eagle Food Centers here said sales and earnings fell for the second quarter and first half ended Aug. 1. for the half, while same-store sales dropped 3.6% for the quarter and 3.2% for the half. The company said stores not affected by new competition declined 1% for the quarter and 0.8% for the half. The company said its stores were hit with five openings by competitors during the quarter that affected six stores and 10 such openings during the half that affected 15 stores. ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.