MILAN, Ill. -- Eagle Food Centers here reported its second consecutive quarter of positive same-store sales results but overall sales fell and the company reported a loss during the third quarter ended Oct. 28. The company operates 92 stores -- six fewer than last year. Sales dropped 2.4% from $252.2 million to $246.2 million for the 13 weeks but same-store sales increased 1%. The company sustained a net loss of $2.6 million, compared with a net loss of $7.4 million in the year-ago period. ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

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.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

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.

Already registered? here.