BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons here said last week it is eliminating the loyalty-card program at all Albertsons-banner stores, and is evaluating its loyalty programs at other banners. The move is in contrast to efforts by other retailers to enrich their consumer databases and create more personalized marketing offers. The company eliminated the cards at its Albertsons supermarkets as of last Wednesday “to offer the same prices to all customers,” Chris Wilcox, a chain ...

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