DETROIT - Kroger Co. is planning to acquire 25 of the Farmer Jack stores here that A&P is seeking to sell, according to a report yesterday in the Detroit Free Press. Neither A&P, Montvale, N.J., nor Kroger, Cincinnati, could be reached for comment. The article stated that A&P planned to sell another 22 Farmer Jack locations to other retailers, including some customers of wholesaler Spartan Stores, Grand Rapids, Mich., and that the remaining 19 locations have not yet been sold. ...
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