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ShopRite Unstoppable; Ups Share Against S&S, A&P In $95.3B Market

The Food Trade News 2015 market study shows that StopRite remains the leading operator in the marketing area.

Giant Slipping But Retains Lead Over Wal-Mart In $45.4B Market

The Food World market study.

Ahold, Delhaize Agree To Merger

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 To Open First Metro New York Store in Brooklyn

Wegmans will open its first Metro New York unit at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in 2017.

Weis Sets Cap-Ex At $92 Million; Vows To Keep ‘Lower Price’ Plan

Weis Markets chairman Jonathan Weis announced his company’s plans to invest $92 million in the growth and upgrade of its store base.

Ahold, Delhaize In Merger Talks; AUSA Continues Realignment

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 To Reopen 30 Of 66 Former Bottom Dollar Foods Locations

Aldi recently announced that it will reopen 30 of the 66 former Bottom Dollar Foods that Delhaize shut last year.

Albertsons Realignment: Miller Now CEO, Edwards To Vice Chair

Albertsons has realigned its executive management team with Bob Miller assuming the role of CEO.

Donovan, Sgro, Puleo, Nizinski, Tarloff Head C&S Regional Team

C&S Wholesale Grocers recently announced organization changes to its sales, merchandising and category management team.

Lidl Aggressively Pursuing Sites; Buys HQ Building In Arlington, VA

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.