EASTLAKE, Ohio — A dark former Tops supermarket here reopened yesterday under a new limited-assortment banner: Valu King Food Market. The store is owned by Giant Eagle, but is run independently of the Pittsburgh-based retailer, a spokesman told SN. “Valu King is a completely separate entity, operated with total autonomy,” the spokesman, Erik Yorke, said. “Giant Eagle’s relationship to the store is more akin to an investor.” The store, approximately 28,000 square feet, offers between 6,000 ...
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