TITLE

IN THE TRADE

AUTHOR(S)
Turcsik, Richard; Summerour, Jenny
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;Aug2000, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on various issues surrounding the grocery industry in the United States as of August 1, 2000. Sale of the assets owned by Grand Union Company; Alliance of Target Stores company with America Online company; Demolition of the Packard's General Store and Variety Market in New Jersey.
ACCESSION #
3438026

 

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