BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Newly separated and looking to start over again, Bruno's Supermarkets is returning home. Lone Star Partners, the private-equity firm that owns the chain, said last week that it will separate Bruno's from its South Carolina-based sister chain Bi-Lo and re-establish it as an autonomous entity based here. The move reverses a process to unite Bruno's and Bi-Lo that began several years ago, when both chains were owned by Ahold, and was completed under Lone Star's watch two ...

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.
 

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 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.

Already registered? here.