Citations with the tag: AHOLD USA Inc
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- Ahold USA sees operating profit fall 11.4%.
// Chain Drug Review; 9/29/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 15, p13
The article reports on the decline of the operating income and profit of retail company Ahold USA in the second quarter of 2014.
- Ahold getting picky in produce.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; Mar2015, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p9
The article reports on retailer Ahold USA Inc. and its Project Thunder transformations, which is focused on a comprehensive revamping of produce departments at its U.S. stores in order to improve produce sales by 3-5% at renovated locations.
- Operating Profits Are Off 5.8% at Ahold USA.
Springer, Jon // MMR; 7/12/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p13
The article reports on the decline of related costs and investments of Ahold USA Inc. during the first quarter of fiscal 2010.
- Ahold USA Operating Profit Falls.
Springer, Jon // MMR; 8/17/2015, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p11
The article talks about lower operating profits at retail company Ahold USA during the first quarter of 2015 due to reasons such as restructuring charges and inflation and adds about the company's program to improve customer proposition.
- Ukrop's Revamps Boost Sales.
Hamstra, Mark // SN: Supermarket News; 6/7/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 23, p6
The article informs that sales at the stores of Ukrop's Super Markets Inc., that were acquired by Ahold USA Inc., have improved.
- Stop & Shop Expansion Continues With Foodtown Buy.
SPRINGER, JON // SN: Supermarket News; 3/28/2011, Vol. 59 Issue 13, p1
The article offers information related to the deal involving the acquisition of Foodtown Inc. by Ahold USA Inc.
- Ahold ready for growth.
SPRINGER, JON // Chain Store Age Executive with Shopping Center Age; Jan1994, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p16
Reports on acqusition plans by Ahold U.S.A. Acquisition of favored firms in the eastern United States; Switching of listing to the New York Stock Exchange; Comment from president Cees H. van der Hoeven.
- Seafood Companies Take Sustainability Seriously.
Griffin, Nancy // SN: Supermarket News; 4/4/2005, Vol. 53 Issue 14, p38
Discusses issues concerning sustainable seafood products in the U.S. Information on the Ecosound program of Ahold USA Inc.; Remarks from Bill Holler, vice president of seafood operations for Legal Seafoods restaurant; Explanation on eco-labeling.
- Stop & Shop leads Ahold USA recovery efforts.
Frederick, James // Drug Store News; 4/11/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p6
Reports that Dutch-based supermarket and pharmacy chain, Ahold, is predicting that its turnaround efforts would prosper in the United States. Revitalization of company efforts with a prototype store designed for Stop and Shop; Use of a pharmacy to anchor the health and wellness categories of the...
- Dutch food retailer Ahold taps Benjamin to head U.S. branch.
Frederick, James // Nation's Restaurant News; 10/27/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 43, p70
Reports on the appointment of Lawrence Benjamin as chief executive officer of the foodservice distribution business of Ahold USA Inc. in the U.S. Job responsibilities; Career highlights; Achievements of Benjamin.
- Ukrop's Q3 Losses Hit Ahold.
SPRINGER, JON // SN: Supermarket News; 11/22/2010, Vol. 58 Issue 47, p6
The article reports that Ukrop's Super Markets Inc. have added 114 million dollars in sales and 11 million dollars in losses during the third quarter, to Ahold USA Inc.'s fleet.
- JOHN FEGAN.
SPRINGER, JON // Drug Store News; 3/6/2006, Vol. 28 Issue 3, Special section p6
The article presents an interview with John Fegan, senior vice president of pharmacy at Ahold USA Inc., on diabetes. Fegan explains the role of pharmacists in addressing the needs of patients with diabetes. He cites the preparation made by Ahold USA Inc. pharmacists for Medicare and Medication...
- Ahold USA Cited for Green Power Usage.
SPRINGER, JON // 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.
SPRINGER, JON // 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...
- Ahold USA Revitalized in Wake of Reorganization.
Garry, Michael // 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.
Garry, Michael // 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.
Garry, Michael // 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.
- 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.
- 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...
- Herring retires as Giant-Carlisle president.
Goldschmidt, Bridget; Tarnowski, Joseph; McTaggart, Jenny; Major, Meg // 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.
Goldschmidt, Bridget; Tarnowski, Joseph; McTaggart, Jenny; Major, Meg // 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.
- Ahold, Scolari's join NACDS.
Goldschmidt, Bridget; Tarnowski, Joseph; McTaggart, Jenny; Major, Meg // 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...
- 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...
- Ahold Taps Unilever Exec for HR.
Lisanti, Tony // 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.
Lisanti, Tony // 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.
- 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...
- HBC a Big Part of Ahold's One-Stop-Shopping Appeal.
Alaimo, Dan // 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 EYES SALE OF ICA STAKE.
Alaimo, Dan // 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.
Alaimo, Dan // 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."
- 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.
- 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.
- Ahold to join CIW 'Fair Food' program.
Springer, Jon // Supermarket News Exclusive Insight; 7/29/2015, p3
The article reports that Ahold USA participated in the Coalition of Immokalee Workers Fair Food Program, which expands marketing of Fair Food tomatoes at grocery stores all over the U.S.
- McCall to Head Rx at Ahold USA.
Springer, Jon // 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.
Springer, Jon // 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.
- 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...
- TDLINX Market Snapshot.
Orgel, David // 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.
- Ahold USA, Inc.
Goldschmidt, Bridget // Progressive Grocer; 1/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p44
The article presents an outlook on Ahold USA Inc., a grocery business in the U.S. The efforts of Ahold to maintain shareholder trust and operational profitability are outlined. It comments on the performance of the supermarket businesses of Ahold. The views of Fernand de Boer, an analyst at ING...
- Ahold Banners Tag Gluten-Free Foods.
Gallagher, Julie // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 4/25/2012, p2
The article reports on the tagging of gluten-free food items by the Stop & Shop, and Giant and Martin's banners of supermarket company Ahold USA.
- 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.
- Ahold USA Sets Vendor Collaboration Initiative.
Garry, Michael // Supermarket News Expert Blog; 2/6/2013, p1
The article features the planned vendor collaboration initiative to be launched by Ahold USA of Quincy, Massachusetts n March 2013. The initiative reportedly will include sending point-of-sale (POS), supply chain and merchandising data via a third-party to some customer packaged goods (CPG)...