The Sorbara family is selling four of its six franchised Shop ‘n Save stores in western Pennsylvania, effective in August, according to local reports.

The reports said the family plans to retain its other two stores, in Cranberry and Heidelberg. The stores are franchised by Supervalu, Minneapolis.


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Two of the stores — in South Fayette and Kennedy Township — are being acquired by Giant Eagle, Pittsburgh; the other two, in Bethel Park and Wilkins Township, are being sold to the Duritza family, which operates five other franchised Shop ‘n Save stores.

The decision to sell the four stores was described as “a strategic business decision made in the interests of the family.”

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