HEB, Rouses stand to gain from market exits

October 2007
Progressive Grocer;10/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 13, p8
Trade Publication
This section offers news briefs related to the supermarket and food retail business in the U.S. Regional retailer H.E. Butt Grocery Co. in Texas has acquired five Albertsons locations. According to a study by researchers at the Yale School of Management and SUNY Buffalo, extreme-price grocery shoppers account for a very small share of the market and do not have significant adverse effects on retail profits. Dierbergs has launched Kids B.E.E. Healthy, a program to encourage children to eat more healthfully and combat obesity.


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