TITLE

The retail newsmakers 2007

AUTHOR(S)
Goldschmidt, Bridget; Major, Meg; Tarnowski, Joseph; McTaggart, Jenny
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on the grocery trade. The divestment of the 132-store Northern California Division to Save Mart by Cerberus-owned Albertsons, LLC likely signaled the end of the former's crash weight-loss program. Natick, Massachusetts-based BJ's Wholesale Club has plainly had problems keeping up with competitors such as Wal-Mart and CVS.
ACCESSION #
24098189

 

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