Delhaize’s new CEO on Thursday detailed decisive new priorities for the international retailer, shifting resources toward building back market share and profitability at its Food Lion and Hannaford brands, and — for now — stepping away from a previous strategy to grow a new discount banner....More
The supermarket industry is likely to see a lot of experimentation in the next few years as retailers look for "the next big thing" to secure their financial success, an industry consultant said Tuesday during a webinar sponsored by BMO Harris Bank....More
SALISBURY, N.C. — New Bottom Dollar Food stores are expected to open Thursday in the Philadelphia suburbs of Germantown and Ambler, Pa., the company, a division of Delhaize America here, said Wednesday....More
PITTSBURGH — The director of operations for Delhaize’s Bottom Dollar Food chain has left the company to take a similar role at its Giant Eagle-owned rival, Good Cents Grocery here, sources told SN Thursday....More
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — While the Valu Land discount chain is still officially in the testing phase, parent company Spartan Stores here said Thursday that it has now opened enough locations to determine its fate over the long term....More
LONDON — The analyst who previously reported that Schwarz Group is studying the U.S. for potential expansion of its Lidl discount chain believes the company will be building stores there by early 2015....More
PITTSBURGH — A real estate developer for Delhaize’s Bottom Dollar Food discount stores and local community groups have agreed on a plan to build the first Bottom Dollar store in the city of Pittsburgh....More
DANBURY, Conn. — The PriceRite division of Wakefern Food Corp., Keasbey, N.J., opened its 52nd store here on May 22, filling a void left upon the closing of an A&P Super Foodmart at this location more than a year ago.