BRUSSELS — Delhaize Group here said Wednesday it has completed the $1.3 billion (U.S.) acquisition of the Serbian retailer Delta Maxi. The deal — which was granted approval by merger control authorities — helps Delhaize become a leading retailer in Eastern Europe, with 450 stores in Serbia, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Albania joining existing operations in Greece and Romania. "This transaction fits perfectly in our new game plan, our strategic plan focused on ...

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