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Albertson's files for IPO, but private-equity owner won't cash out yet

Albertson’s Cos., the U.S.’s second-largest grocery store group that owns Safeway, Tom Thumb, Jewel-Osco and Acme, has filed documents for an initial public offering.

The filing represents a first step towards the exit for the private equity group Cerberus, which combined the group with Safeway Inc. 171 more words


Ahold Deal Would Create One of the Largest U.S. Grocery Chains


The Dutch supermarket operator Ahold and theDelhaize Group of Belgium said on Wednesday that they had agreed to an all-share merger that would create one of the largest supermarket chains in the United States. 762 more words

Daily News

These two supermarket chains just entered a $29 billion marriage

Dutch grocery chain Royal Ahold and Belgian grocery chain Delhaize have agreed to a merger. Based on the companies’ stock prices from closing time Tuesday, the combined corporation would have a market capitalization of $29.1 billion. 201 more words


Biggest laggards of the Fortune 500

Grocery chain Supervalu tumbled down this year’s Fortune 500 list to such an extent that it earned an ignominious distinction: the biggest drop in rank. 534 more words


Economist 3/16/15

  1. Houston is not pretty, but it thrives. In the decade to 2010, the population of its metro area grew more than that of any other American city.
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the grocery biz

No doubt you’re aware of the announcement that was made the first week of March about the sale of the Safeway grocery chain to Cerberus Capital Management. 456 more words

Food And Drink

In My Own Words: Savor the Flavor of Whole Foods IMC

Whole Foods Market naturally provides its shoppers with a smorgasbord of organic and health food selections via push and pull marketing strategies. Whole Story, the official corporate blog, dishes out fresh, engaging, targeted content in the form of recipes, health news, social responsibility, and sustainability tips.  555 more words