TITLE

New ShopKo format heavy on food

AUTHOR(S)
Garbato, Debby
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/15/2005, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on Express Rx, a drug store concept being tested by discount store operator ShopKo Stores Inc. in Green Bay, Wisconsin as of February 2005. Facilities included in the concept; Involvement of supermarket Supervalu in the concept; Aim of the concept.
ACCESSION #
16306071

 

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