TITLE

Home movers

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features independent operator IGA USA, recipient of "Progressive Grocer's" 2007 Outstanding Community-based Retailer. It highlights the claims and views of Mark Batenic, chairman, president and CEO of IGA USA, on the operations of the company. It describes the community connections of the company's retailers. It also cites the goals of the company to re-energize its operation in 2007.
ACCESSION #
30024009

 

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