Ahold USA http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27796/more en Ahold's new fresh format, bfresh, awaits unveiling http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/aholds-new-fresh-format-bfresh-awaits-unveiling <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold’s new new foodie-focused small store in Boston’s Allston neighborhood, going under the new banner, bfresh, is expected to open shortly, SN has learned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/aholds-new-fresh-format-bfresh-awaits-unveiling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/aholds-new-fresh-format-bfresh-awaits-unveiling#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Ahold USA Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:44:00 +0000 525481 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold: U.S. profits, share improve in 2Q http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-us-profits-share-improve-2q <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold on Thursday reported flat U.S. second-quarter sales but an uptick in margins, profitability and market share as its ongoing cost reductions and investments in value take root.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-us-profits-share-improve-2q" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-us-profits-share-improve-2q#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Ahold USA Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:32:00 +0000 525411 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold to join CIW 'Fair Food' program http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Wednesday it has joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers’ Fair Food Program, and that it is committed to buying tomatoes only from growers meeting the CIW’s labor standards and paying a "penny-per-pound" premium on tomato orders to fund farm worker wage increases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/sustainability/ahold-join-ciw-fair-food-program#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Produce & Floral Ahold USA Sustainability Speciality Ahold USA Publix Super Markets Trader Joe's Market Wal-Mart Stores Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:57:00 +0000 523971 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold fresh formats executive resigns http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-fresh-formats-executive-resigns <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Monday Bhavdeep Singh has resigned as EVP, fresh formats.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-fresh-formats-executive-resigns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-fresh-formats-executive-resigns#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Ahold USA Ahold USA Mon, 06 Jul 2015 19:53:00 +0000 522471 at http://supermarketnews.com Observers weigh in on Ahold-Delhaize marriage http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/observers-weigh-ahold-delhaize-marriage <div class="node-body article-body">The long awaited marriage of Ahold and Delhaize will help the company to attain the size and scale to compete with its biggest U.S. counterparts, but industry observers said they would wait and see whether the combination makes for a better retailer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/observers-weigh-ahold-delhaize-marriage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/observers-weigh-ahold-delhaize-marriage#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Delhaize America Ahold-Delhaize Merger Ahold Delhaize Group Dick Boer Food Lion Frans Muller Giant-Carlisle Giant-Landover Hannaford Bros. Mergers & Acquisitions Peapod Stop & Shop Online 2015 Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:50:00 +0000 521821 at http://supermarketnews.com Update: Ahold-Delhaize deal in 'final stages' http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/update-ahold-delhaize-deal-final-stages <div class="node-body article-body">Officials of Delhaize are expected to meet Wednesday with labor unions in Belgium to discuss its potential merger with Ahold, a move believed to be among the final steps in their courtship.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/update-ahold-delhaize-deal-final-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/update-ahold-delhaize-deal-final-stages#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Delhaize America Ahold Delhaize Group Dick Boer Frans Muller Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 23 Jun 2015 20:34:00 +0000 521401 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold-Delhaize combo in 'final stages' http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-delhaize-combo-final-stages <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Ahold said Tuesday that it was in the &quot;final stages of negotiations&quot; on a potential merger with Delhaize Group, but stressed that no agreements have yet been reached. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-delhaize-combo-final-stages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/ahold-delhaize-combo-final-stages#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA Delhaize America Ahold Delhaize Group Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:15:00 +0000 521321 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold set to launch 'game-changing' magazine http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-set-launch-game-changing-magazine <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Tuesday it is launching a free magazine and digital content platform called “Savory — Fast, Fresh and Easy,” designed to help customers prepare more fresh and healthy meals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-set-launch-game-changing-magazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-set-launch-game-changing-magazine#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA FMI Connect Ahold USA Wed, 10 Jun 2015 02:59:00 +0000 520401 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold says merchandising restructuring is complete http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-says-merchandising-restructuring-complete <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA is ready to launch its “Winning Together” initiative with vendors after more than a year of restructuring its merchandising programs with a vertical rather than a horizontal approach, Mark McGowan, the outgoing EVP, operations, told a vendor audience Tuesday evening.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-says-merchandising-restructuring-complete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/fmi-connect/ahold-says-merchandising-restructuring-complete#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Ahold USA FMI Connect Ahold USA FMI Food Marketing Institute Stop & Shop Wed, 10 Jun 2015 02:19:00 +0000 520391 at http://supermarketnews.com Ahold names new Peapod president http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-names-new-peapod-president <div class="node-body article-body">Ahold USA said Thursday it has named Jennifer Carr-Smith president and general manager of Peapod, effective June 15. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-names-new-peapod-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/ahold-names-new-peapod-president#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Ahold USA Online Retail Ahold USA Peapod 2015 Thu, 04 Jun 2015 19:31:00 +0000 519971 at http://supermarketnews.com