Citations with the tag: AHOLD USA Inc
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- What Grocers Need to Learn From 5-Year-Olds.
Orgel, David // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 6/ 4/2012, p2
The author discusses the potential use of smartphones in the grocery sector. He relates his experience of using a recycled Powerpoint presentation to create a new one for his daughter's New Jersey kindergarten class about supermarkets. He mentions the interest of children on the functions of...
- Ahold USA's Mobile Shopping System Takes Off.
GARRY, MICHAEL // SN: Supermarket News; 5/7/2012, Vol. 60 Issue 19, p20
The article presents information on Ahold USA Inc's new mobile shopping system. Ahold USA's Stop & Shop/Giant-Landover division launched various mobile shopping system technnology since 2003 while many other food retailers were testing and discarding handheld devices. The company is now planning...
- Ahold USA Cited for Green Power Usage.
GARRY, MICHAEL // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 11/7/2012, p11
The article announces that retailer Ahold USA was listed number eight on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Top 20 Retail list of largest green power purchasers.
- Schlicker Retires as Ahold COO.
GARRY, MICHAEL // SN: Supermarket News; 11/19/2012, Vol. 60 Issue 47, p6
The article announces the retirement of Carl Schlicker as chief operating officer of Ahold USA Inc. after 25 years of service, who will be succeeded by James McCann effective February 1, 2013.
- Self-Scanner a Bridge to Cell Phones at Stop & Shop.
Garry, Michael // SN: Supermarket News; 6/28/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 26, p65
The article offers information on the Scan It! portable shopping device from Stop & Shop/Giant Food, a division of Ahold USA Inc. that operates 560 stores on the U.S. East Coast. The device Scan It! enables loyalty card shoppers to scan and bag all of their purchases and pay at the checkout...
- Food For All Honors Ahold.
Garry, Michael // SN: Supermarket News; 6/27/2005, Vol. 53 Issue 26, p22
Reports on the Food for All Retailer of the Year Award received by Ahold USA from Food for All for its participation in anti-hunger programs in the U.S.
- Ahold Sees Margin Pressures.
HAMSTRA, MARK // SN: Supermarket News; 8/29/2011, Vol. 59 Issue 35, p4
The article presents the profit and sales report of retailer Ahold USA Inc. for the second quarter 2010 which indicated a slight decline due to the timing of the Easter holiday and the unfavorable foreign exchange rate.
- Ahold USA Revitalized in Wake of Reorganization.
HAMSTRA, MARK // MMR; 4/2/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p5
The article presents information on the new strategy of Royal Ahold NV, parent company of Ahold USA Inc., to yield profitable growth in the U.S. and Europe. The initiatives include changes in merchandising and pricing strategy, store revitalization and rebranding. Announcement of a new program...
- Responsible Retailing Strategy Is a Force for Good.
HAMSTRA, MARK // MMR; 4/2/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p6
The article presents information on the growth strategy of Ahold USA Inc. which includes corporate responsibility with main priorities of healthy living, sustainable trade and climate action.
- In Step With the Green Movement.
HAMSTRA, MARK // MMR; 4/2/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p10
The article presents information on the recognition of Ahold USA Inc. by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for green power purchase.
- AHOLD USA NAMES VAN DAM EVP.
HAMSTRA, MARK // SN: Supermarket News; 2/11/2013, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p8
The article reports that Ahold USA Inc. has appointed Jan van Dam to the position of executive vice president of supply chain and e-commerce.
- Peapod Opens 2nd Pick-Up Site.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 12/4/2012, p8
The article reports on the plans of Peapod Internet shopping site to open a second pick-up site in Deerfield, Illinois. The second site will allow shoppers to order and pick up groceries on the same day. Peapod is owned by Ahold USA. It is also establishing Pick-Up Points at some Stop & Shop stores.
- Ahold USA Names Scorza CIO.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 3/29/2013, p3
The article announces that Paul Scorza has been named new chief information officer effective April 1, 2013 at the Quincy, Massachusetts offices of supermarket chain Ahold USA.
- Ahold, Stop & Shop Contribute $500K to Boston Fund.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 4/18/2013, p3
The article reports on the donation of 500,000 U.S. dollars made by retailer Stop and Shop and parent company Ahold USA to The One Fund Boston which was created to provide aid for the victims of the bombing at the Boston Marathon in April 2013.
- Stop & Shop Named Food Innovator.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 3/13/2012, p6
The article reports that Stop & Shop, a division of Ahold USA was named by Fast Company Magazine as one of the most innovative food companies.
- Ahold USA Names Sullivan CFO.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 12/ 3/2013, p3
The article announces the appointment of Dan Sullivan as executive vice president and chief financial officer of Ahold USA.
- Giant Preps for Perry Hall Opening.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 8/21/2012, p4
The article announces that Ahold USA Inc. will be opening its Giant-Landover division at its newest store in Perry Hall, Maryland, the former site of Superfresh, wherein a 56,000-square-foot building will be built to house establishments such as a full-service pharmacy, a deli, and a floral store.
- The retail newsmakers 2008.
Goldschmidt, Bridget; Tarnowski, Joseph; McTaggart, Jenny; Major, Meg // Progressive Grocer; 1/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p18
The article focuses on supermarket operators across the U.S. that are going to be making headlines in 2008. Ahold USA is starting off 2008 leaner and meaner. It is accelerating the pace of Stop & Shop and Giant-Landover's Value Improvement Program (VIP). Albertson's, LLC is also evolving its...
- Ahold Sues Drug Companies.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 9/10/2013, p5
The article reports that retailer Ahold USA has filed a lawsuit against drug manufacturer Medicis for allegedly engaging in illegal tactics to extend its monopoly on its patent for the drug Solodyn.
- Competition, Integration Sink Ahold's U.S. Profits.
Hamstra, Mark // SN: Supermarket News; 12/6/2004, Vol. 52 Issue 49, p6
Reports on the performance of retail company Ahold in the U.S. for the third quarter of 2004. Factors that contributed to the reduction of profitability by Ahold in the U.S.; Sales decline posted by its retail business Giant of Landover; Increase in sales at the Giant of Carlisle-Tops division...
- Herring retires as Giant-Carlisle president.
Hamstra, Mark // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 2/ 7/2014, p1
The article announces the retirement of Rick Herring as president of the Giant-Carlisle Division of international retailing group Ahold USA.
- Awards Honor Excellence in PL.
Hamstra, Mark // MMR; 11/14/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 17, p21
The article announces that the Salute to Excellence Awards by the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) were received by several new store brand products including Ahold USA Inc., Publix Super Markets Inc., and Trader Joe's Co.
- 6 John Rishton.
Hamstra, Mark // SN: Supermarket News; 7/19/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 29, p25
The article profiles the professional career of chief executive officer (CEO) of Ahold USA Inc., John Rishton, and his business plans for the company.
- Ahold, Scolari's join NACDS.
Hamstra, Mark // Drug Store News; 12/8/97, Vol. 19 Issue 20, pCP13
Announces the membership agreement of Atlanta-based Ahold USA and Reno, Nevada-based Scolari's Food and Drug at the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) in November, 1997. Background information on Ahold and Scolari; Overview of NACDS membership.
- Ahold USA firms top management, aligns pharmacy purchasing.
Frederick, James // Drug Store News; 6/26/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p3
Provides information on the promotion of Bob Tobin as chairman of Ahold USA and Bill Grize as president and chief executive officer. Plans of the company for its Edwards store chain in New York and New Jersey; Strategic moves of the company; Responsibilities of Tobin.
- Ahold reputation may be irreparable.
Lisanti, Tony // DSN Retailing Today; 3/24/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p9
Focuses on the financial problems of retailer Ahold. Effect of the accounting problems on the loss of company reputation, value and position in core markets; Influence of other corporate business failures on Ahold's decrease in stock prices and share values; Efforts to ensure company survival...
- TDLINX Market Snapshot.
Lisanti, Tony // Progressive Grocer; 2/15/2005, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p8
Presents a chart of the top supermarket operators in the Baltimore, Maryland designated market areas as of February 15, 2005. Ahold USA Inc.; Safeway Inc.; Supervalu Inc.
- Betts Named President of NEW.
Lisanti, Tony // Convenience Store News; 10/12/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 13, p24
This article reports that Kimberly Betts, director of business process implementation in business transformation group for Ahold USA Inc. has been named president of Network of Executive Women (NEW) for consumer products and retail industry as of October 12, 2003. Betts succeeds Michele Hanson...
- ONLINE RX MESSAGING.
L. P. // SN: Supermarket News; 11/17/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 45, p42
The article reports that pharmacies operated by Ahold USA Inc. are connected to LDM CarePoints electronic messaging system which gives them the ability to print customized prescription messages for targeted patients. Greg Jones, director of clinical programs and marketing, says that Ahold may...
- Ahold Taps Unilever Exec for HR.
L. P. // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 8/22/2013, p2
The article announces the appointment of Abbe Luersman as chief human resources (HR) officer of Dutch international retailer Ahold, effective November 1, 2013.
- Ahold USA Leads Grocer Growth.
L. P. // Chain Store Age; Dec2002, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p157
Presents an update on grocers that plan to add stores in the U.S. in October 2002. Ahold USA; Shaw's Supermarkets; Piggly Wiggly.
- WORLD NEWS.
L. P. // Grocer; 11/20/2010, Vol. 233 Issue 7982, p6
This section offers news briefs related to the retail industry, including higher sales of Walmart in the third quarter of 2010, a takeover bid by Lactalis and lower profits of Ahold.
- McCall to Head Rx at Ahold USA.
L. P. // MMR; 8/1/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p38
The article announces the appointment of Raymond McCall as senior vice president of pharmacy and health and beauty care at Carlisle, Pennsylvania-based Ahold USA Inc. in 2011.
- Circular Logic.
Alaimo, Dan // Progressive Grocer; Nov2011, Vol. 90 Issue 11, p136
The article discusses supermarket chain Ahold USA's testing of methods to deliver its marketing circulars to shoppers via the Internet. The company found that distributing circulars online is more cost-efficient than direct mail and that the return on investment is potentially higher. The...
- SN Whole Health: Record Catch for Sustainable Seafood.
Vosburgh, Robert // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 9/17/2012, p11
The article reports on the commitment made by several supermarket chains in North America to protect the fishery sector as part of their corporate social responsibility programs. Among the supermarkets are Hannaford, United and Meijer. According to Pennsylvania-based Ahold USA seafood...
- Van Dam Named Ahold Supply Chain EVP.
Vosburgh, Robert // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 2/4/2013, p10
The article announces appointment of Jan van Dam as Ahold USA executive vice president of supply chain and electronic commerce.
- HBC a Big Part of Ahold's One-Stop-Shopping Appeal.
Vosburgh, Robert // MMR; 5/27/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p22
The article reports that health and beauty care (HBC) products contribute a big part to the one-stop-shopping resource being provided by Ahold USA Inc.
- Ahold Honored For Diversity.
Vosburgh, Robert // MMR; 11/4/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p2
The article announces that Ahold USA Inc., supermarkets, superstores, and online grocery owner in the U.S., has been honored as the "Top Supplier Diversity Programs for Women" by the Professional Woman's magazine its ongoing efforts to work with women-owned businesses.
- ACTing on customer service.
MONKS, RICHARD // Drug Store News; 4/18/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p84
The article reports on the expansion of retail pharmacy Ahold USA Inc., creating an innovative program to increase its role in the U.S. medical care.
- quick TAKES.
MONKS, RICHARD // SN: Supermarket News; 8/25/2014, Vol. 62 Issue 15, p8
The article offers supermarkets news briefs as of August 25, 2014 on topics including decreased sales of Ahold USA Inc. in the second quarter of 2014, reduced operating income of Wal-Mart Stores and promotional methods introduced by SpartanNash.
- AHOLD EYES SALE OF ICA STAKE.
MONKS, RICHARD // SN: Supermarket News; 9/10/2012, Vol. 60 Issue 37, p6
The article reports on the plan of Ahold USA Inc. to sell its 60-percent stake of Swedish retailer ICA AB.
- Applause for Ahold USA.
MONKS, RICHARD // Progressive Grocer; Sep2014, Vol. 93 Issue 9, p14
The article announces Ahold USA as a recipient of the 2014 Retailer of the Year Award from "Progressive Grocer."
MONKS, RICHARD // DSN Retailing Today; 6/18/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 12, p23
Presents updates on food retailing in the United States as of June 18, 2001. Supervalu's restructuring strategy; Electronic banking services of Ahold USA and the Amicus Financial Division of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce; Plan of Costco to open membership warehouses in Texas City.
- Reid Takes the Reins At Giant Landover.
MONKS, RICHARD // MMR; 12/9/2013, Vol. 30 Issue 20, p35
The article informs that Ahold USA Inc., a subsidiary of the Dutch international retailer Koninklijke Ahold N.V., had named Gordon Reid, as the president of its Giant Food LLC division with effect from November 4, 2013.
- My Giant.
Turcsik, Richard // Progressive Grocer; Dec99, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p45
Deals with the human resource management of Giant Food Inc., a supermarket chain of Ahold USA in Washington D.C. Benefits of Ahold's ownership to Giant Food; Details on the business operations of Giant Food; Comments from Richard A. Baird, the president and chief executive officer of Giant Food.
- A Giant blueprint.
Turcsik, Richard // Progressive Grocer; Dec99, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p62
Focuses on the opening of the 2000 prototype store of Giant Food Inc. and Ahold USA in Gainesville, Virginia. Description of the store's exterior design; Color scheme of the store; Features of the store's interior.
- Big meals on campus.
Turcsik, Richard // Progressive Grocer; Dec99, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p64
Focuses on the Nittany Commons Shopping Center unit of Giant Food Stores in State College, Pennsylvania. Information on the Concept 2000 Flexistore format of Ahold USA; Details on the store's format; Features of Giant's State College store.
- Behind the Ahold story.
Telesca, Jenna // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 9/10/2014, p1
An excerpt from an interview with Jon Springer, the author of the story "James McCann's ambitious vision: Ahold USA goes from 'good' to 'great'," is presented.
- Ahold tests virtual supermarket.
Angrisani, Carol // Supermarket News Exclusive Insight; 10/23/2014, p1
The article reports that Ahold USA has tested an Internet-based 3D interactive marketing and merchandising concept tool from InContext Solutions, citing a presentation of Ed Sheedy of Ahold at the Shopper Marketing Conference & Expo in Minneapolis, Minnesota on October 22, 2014.
- Wal-Mart On The Prowl In South America.
Angrisani, Carol // Latin America Monitor: Brazil Monitor; Sep2003, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p7
Reports on the plan of retailer Wal-Mart to acquire the Argentine, Brazilian and Peruvian units of Dutch retailer Ahold, as of September 2003. Composition of the Brazilian assets of Ahold; Retailers competing for the units; Way in which the Dutch retailer plans to exit from the Argentine market.