RICHMOND, Va. -- Richfood Holdings here had to deal with a series of frogs before it met its prince, Minneapolis-based Supervalu. ood had discussions with several potential suitors before it settled on Supervalu. Richfood said it conducted a review of its strategic options from early 1998 through early 1999 and initiated contacts with several potential acquisition targets, none of which ended in an acquisition transaction. During the second half of 1998 Richfood said it was also ...

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.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

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.

Already registered? here.