JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Southeastern U.S. stands to get an economic boost from state and local governments investing to attract businesses, which will serve to create a fertile growth environment for Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie, the parent company of the chains said in filing for an initial public stock offering on Thursday.
BRAMPTON, Ontario — Loblaw Cos. here said Wednesday it has named Grant Froese and Mark Butler to the newly created roles of chief administrative officer and executive vice president, integration, respectively.
For Weis Markets, sustainability has become a comprehensive endeavor that encompasses store design, refrigeration, sourcing and waste reduction, earning it SN’s 2013 Sustainability Excellence Award in the Large Chain category.
Moving into a new distribution facility gave a Global Organic Specialty Source a fresh opportunity to enhance its efforts around sustainability and energy conservation, earning it the 2013 SN Sustainability Excellence Award in the Wholesaler category.
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General’s rollout of tobacco, products, which began in March and was completed by the end of the second quarter, is delivering better results than the company expected, the chief executive officer said this week.