International supermarket retailers Ahold and Delhaize announced that they have agreed to combine their businesses as Ahold Delhaize in a merger valued at $29 billion.
Wegmans will open its first Metro New York unit at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in 2017.
Weis Markets chairman Jonathan Weis announced his company’s plans to invest $92 million in the growth and upgrade of its store base.
European supermarket giants Ahold and Delhaize have confirmed they have begun preliminary talks regarding a possible merger, which was first reported May 12 by two Dutch newspapers.
Aldi recently announced that it will reopen 30 of the 66 former Bottom Dollar Foods that Delhaize shut last year.
Albertsons has realigned its executive management team with Bob Miller assuming the role of CEO.
C&S Wholesale Grocers recently announced organization changes to its sales, merchandising and category management team.
Lidl, the large European limited assortment retailer is reportedly aggressively seeking new sites in the Mid-Atlantic, and has purchased office space in Arlington, VA.
Kim Gray has been named VP-merchandising and marketing at Acme Markets.
Ahold USA earlier this month announced an internal restructuring and that Joe Kelley has left the Stop & Shop New England division as president.