BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Haggen Inc., operator of 30 Haggen and TOP supermarkets in Washington and Oregon, said last week it has reached an agreement to sell the chain to the Comvest Group, West Palm Beach, Fla., for an undisclosed price. Comvest will become the majority owner, with members of the Haggen family, which founded the chain in 1933, taking a “significant minority position.” Jim Donald, who has been president and chief executive officer of Haggen since October 2009, will step down ...

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