MAULDIN, S.C. -- Bi-Lo here hopes to jump-start manufacturer source-tagging initiatives through an electronic article surveillance alliance with its partner stores in Ahold USA, Parsippany, N.J. Bi-Lo and Ahold USA's other retail chains signed a preferred-vendor agreement with Checkpoint Systems, Thorofare, N.J., to use the firm's EAS system in all future store installations. The retailers hope to create a bloc of stores with a common EAS system that will encourage the use of ...

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