Albertson's, LLC to exit Oklahoma, outsource DFW grocery distribution

Tarnowski, Joseph
July 2007
Progressive Grocer;7/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p10
Trade Publication
This article reports that Albertson's LLC plans to exit the Oklahoma marketplace and outsource the grocery distribution operations that support its division in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. In a deal with Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) of Kansas City, Kansas, AWG will buy Albertsons' Fort Worth distribution center, while four of its retailer-members will buy 23 of the retailer's Oklahoma stores.


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