Growth on tap for many retailers

December 2005
Progressive Grocer;12/1/2005, Vol. 84 Issue 18, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increasing competition among major supermarkets in the U.S. in 2006. According to reports, Wal-Mart aims to open or expand 484 stores across the country. Whole Foods increased its sales projections for 2010. Ruddick Corp. plans to open new stores which indicate a 12 percent increase in square footage. Earth Fare will expand its natural food supermarkets in various states.


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