JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia -- Ahold, Zaandam, the Netherlands, opened two Tops stores here this month -- its first supermarkets in Asia under the banner -- with its Malaysian joint-venture partner, Kuala Lumpur-based Perlis Plantations, Kuok Group. nts for fish, poultry, tofu and baked goods; and an array of Tops private-label items. In Asia, Ahold said it also plans to operate Tops supermarket chains in Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand, with store openings slated for the coming months. It ...

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