Fighting Your Own Worst Enemy

Azzato, Maureen; Browne, Michael
March 2006
Convenience Store News;3/6/2006, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p3
Trade Publication
The article presents information related to the retail trade. In February, Tesco PLC, Great Britain's largest retailer, announced plans to open convenience stores on the West Coast with the intention of launching the new business early next year. The latest big-box retailer to make a foray into the convenience business is Home Depot Inc. The home-improvement chain is currently piloting a store concept with four stores in Tennessee. Marsh Supermarkets Inc. has been hurt by competition from the likes of Wal-Mart, Kroger and Meijer on one side and specialty stores such as Whole Foods, on the other.


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