BOISE, Idaho -- Albertson's proposal last week to purchase Smitty's Super Markets, a 10-store operator based in Springfield, Mo., has reaffirmed the chain's intention to grow through acquisition in both new and existing markets, said financial analysts who track the company. Albertson's announcement marks the chain's third supermarket deal in as many months. As reported in SN, it previously purchased Seessel's Supermarkets, gaining entrance to the Memphis, Tenn., market; it is also ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess 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’sFREE, 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 grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.