Citations with the tag: AHOLD USA Inc
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- Ahold USA Revitalized in Wake of Reorganization.
// 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.
// 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.
// 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 EYES SALE OF ICA STAKE.
// 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.
- AHOLD USA NAMES VAN DAM EVP.
// 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.
- 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...
- McCall to Head Rx at Ahold USA.
Vosburgh, Robert // 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.
- Stop & Shop Named Food Innovator.
Vosburgh, Robert // 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.
Vosburgh, Robert // 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.
Vosburgh, Robert // 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.
- Reid Takes the Reins At Giant Landover.
Hamstra, Mark // 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.
- 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...
- WORLD NEWS.
Lisanti, Tony // 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.
- 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.
- 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 Honored For Diversity.
Alaimo, Dan // 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.
- Ahold USA Leads Grocer Growth.
MONKS, RICHARD // 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.
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.
- Wal-Mart On The Prowl In South America.
MONKS, RICHARD // 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.
- drawing board.
MONKS, RICHARD // Food Logistics; 10/15/2006, Issue 90, p10
The article reports on the construction of warehouses in the U.S. food industry. Stellar Group began construction of a new Nestle processing and distribution center in Anderson, Indiana. The 880,000-square-foot facility will handle Nesquik Ready-To-Drink and Coffee-Mate Liquid products. Snack...
- Ahold USA Makes Carts Smart.
MONKS, RICHARD // Chain Store Age; Dec2003, Vol. 79 Issue 12, p102
Describes the Cart Companion, a shopping cart-mounted with Bluetooth wireless touchscreen scanner developed by Ahold USA. Reason for the cart's development; Remarks from Ed Gropp, former chief business and technology officer; Benefits to customers.
- ON THE MOVE.
MONKS, RICHARD // Financial Management (14719185); Nov2005, p46
The article presents information about personnel changes related to Fellow Chartered Management Accountants (FCMA). Nina Barakzai, FCMA, group compliance officer at telecom company NIL, has been appointed as a member of the Legal Deposit Advisory Panel. Graham Pottie FCMA has become director of...
- Retailer News.
MONKS, RICHARD // DSN Retailing Today; 6/23/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p18
Presents news briefs concerning food retailers as of June 23, 2003. Ahold's sale of its Jamin candy store chain; Stores in Brazil to be opened by Carrefour SA in October 2003.
- Ahold states its case for turnaround.
Duff, Mike // DSN Retailing Today; 11/24/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 22, p4
Highlights the 2004 Shareholder Meetings of Ahold USA Inc. in the U.S. Way of maximizing the market share of the firm; Enhancement of corporate governance; Control of cash flows.
- RETAILER NEWS.
Duff, Mike // DSN Retailing Today; 2/6/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p26
The article offers news briefs related to the retail trade in the U.S. Kroger Co., a major retail chain in Southern California, is intending to sale its stores prompted by the company's bad sales and struggles in competing with stores in the state's northern section. Retail store chain Ahold USA...
- Ahold Posts Q3 Sales Gains.
Hamstra, Mark // SN: Supermarket News; 10/26/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 43, p4
The article reports that Ahold USA Inc. has said that sales at its Stop & Shop Supermarket Co. and Giant of Landover division were up 1.9% in the third quarter of 2009, to 4 billion dollars. Ahold y said it had volume growth in all markets, but sales were impacted by deflation and trading down...
- Ahold Initiatives Yield Threshold Quarter'.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; 11/3/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 44, p1
The article reports on the effort of Ahold USA Inc. to build powerful consumer brands for its Giant-Landover and Stop and Shop divisions through its Value Improvement Program in the U.S. The company officials provided an overview on the effort along with low prices and reliability at its largest...
- Back in THE GAME.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; 6/15/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p12
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- STOP & SHOP/ GIANT-LANDOVER.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; 6/15/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p17
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- New Looks.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; 6/15/2009, Vol. 57 Issue 24, p18
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- Ahold: CEO moves on.
Springer, Jon // MarketWatch: Food; Jun2007, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p16
The article reports on the resignation of Anders Moberg, the architect of Ahold's Road to Recovery program in the U.S. It is stated that the board sees the personnel changes as coinciding with its next phase of development, however the timing of the Moberg's departure seems odd as the divestment...
- Organic Food in Spain.
Springer, Jon // Organic Food Industry Profile: Spain; November 2004, p1
Presents a profile of the Organic Food industry in Spain. Background on Datamonitor, a business information company specializing in industry analysis; Executive summary of the industry; Market overview; Market value; Market segmentation; Competitive landscape; Leading companies in the industry;...
- Organic Food in the Netherlands.
Springer, Jon // Organic Food Industry Profile: the Netherlands; November 2004, p1
Presents a profile of the Organic Food industry in the Netherlands. Background on Datamonitor, a business information company specializing in industry analysis; Executive summary of the industry; Market overview; Market value; Market segmentation; Competitive landscape; Leading companies in the...
- Ahold USA: Yeah, We've Got Staples.
Springer, Jon // Chain Store Age; Apr2005, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p34
Reports on the partnership of Staples and Ahold USA. Terms of the partnership; Information on the store-within-a-store concept followed by the companies; Impact of the partnership on the financial performance of the companies.