SALT LAKE CITY -- American Stores Co. here said its ongoing capital expenditures program resulted in increased sales on continuing operations for the third quarter and 39 weeks ended Oct. 28. However, overall sales fell 1.6% for the quarter and 3.6% for the 39 weeks, reflecting the sale of Star Market Co., Cambridge, Mass., in September 1994 and 45 Acme Markets in Pennsylvania last January. Sales from continuing operations, which include stores opened during the year, increased 2.4% for the ...
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.
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.