TAMPA, Fla. — As Delhaize America took the first steps toward the closure of 33 Sweetbay stores in Florida last week, speculation began as to when — and if — those locations might sell food again. Local sources contacted by SN last week said they expected the sites — most along Florida’s Gulf Coast in the Tampa-St. Petersburg area — would refill with supermarkets more slowly than the Albertsons and Winn-Dixie sites in Florida that those retailers ...

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