Citations with the tag: AHOLD USA Inc
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- Slow Sales, Special Items Take Toll at Ahold USA.
// MMR; 1/13/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p50
The article reports on the drop in the operating income of retailer Ahold USA for the third quarter of 2013 which was attributed to limited sales growth due to new store openings by competitors and government shutdown.
- Ahold Hones Value Proposition.
// MMR; 5/26/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p86
The article focuses on the annual financial report of the retailing firm Ahold USA as of December 29, 2013, and presents views of firm's chief executive officer (CEO) Dick Boer, and further mentions that the company booked sales revenue of 26.12 billion U.S. dollars for the 2013 fiscal year.
- Ahold USA Confronts Challenges.
// MMR; 5/26/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p7
The article discusses the decline of underlying operating income and operating profit during 2013 at retailer, Ahold USA, and views of its chief executive officer Dick Boer, regarding the implementation of reshaping retail strategy, and its growth opportunities in markets.
- Ahold USA Emphasizes Patient Engagement.
// Chain Drug Review; 8/11/2014, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p91
The article offers information on the Acknowledge, Coach and Thank (ACT!) initiative of Carlisle, Pennsylvania-based pharmacy Ahold USA Inc. which encourages its pharmacists to take more active role in communicating with patients such as coaching them with therapies and therapy changes.
- LOOK! NO HANDS!
J. S. // SN: Supermarket News; 8/25/2014, Vol. 62 Issue 15, p30
The article presents views of James McCann, chief operating officer (COO) of the supermarket chain Ahold USA Inc., on the increasing use of mobile computing systems for bringing innovation in grocery shopping.
- Ahold USA sees operating profit fall 11.4%.
J. S. // 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.
- 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.
- Jodie Daubert.
Springer, Jon // SN: Supermarket News; Dec2015, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p48
The article profiles Jodie Daubert, merchandising head for American supermarket company Ahold USA Inc. and includes information about her influence in retail store, future growth strategy for the company and passion for sales and merchandising.
- How Ahold Avoids Imposing the 'Dutch Way'.
ORGEL, DAVID // SN: Supermarket News; 12/2/2013, Vol. 61 Issue 47/48, p9
The article presents the author's comments on the marketing strategies of Ahold USA Inc. and Tesco PLC.
- A leaner Ahold expands nutrition, wellness efforts.
Frederick, Jim // Drug Store News; 4/21/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p130
The article profiles Ahold USA Inc., a supermarket and pharmacy chain operator based in Baintree, Massachusetts. The company has 709 stores nationwide. It has a 2007 sales of $21 billion with an average sales per store of $29.6 million. Information about the major marketing initiatives of the...
- Q & A: Continuing Rx integration.
Frederick, Jim // Drug Store News; 1/11/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p13
An interview with Jim Wonderly, vice president of Ahold USA Inc. about the reorganization of Ahold USA and other initiatives of the company for 2010 in the U.S.
- Ahold USA Ramps Up Overhaul.
Frederick, Jim // MMR; 6/9/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p1
The article reports on the plan of the retailer Ahold USA for the improvement of its stores in the U.S. to attract more customers by investing in quality and merchandising of firm's fresh products, price reductions and associate training, and also presents views of Dick Boer, firm's president.
- Ahold USA appoints lacobucci chief merchant.
Frederick, Jim // Chain Drug Review; 4/18/2016, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p6
The article announces the appointment of Andrew Iacobucci as executive vice president of merchandising of American international retailer Ahold USA Inc.
- Ahold USA Brand Earns Certification.
Frederick, Jim // MMR; 11/14/2016, Vol. 33 Issue 16, p4
The article reports on the revelation of the retailer Ahold USA Inc. that its Nature's Promise chunk light and solid white canned tuna have been certified by the government agency Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) in the U.S.
- 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.
- Dutch food retailer Ahold taps Benjamin to head U.S. branch.
Hamstra, Mark // 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- Awards Honor Excellence in PL.
Springer, Jon // 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 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.
- Applause for Ahold USA.
Lisanti, Tony // 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.
- 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)...
- 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 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.
- 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 FULFILLS A PROMISE.
Moses, Lucia // SN: Supermarket News; Fall2004 Supplement, Vol. 52, p8
Reports on the plan of Ahold USA to launch its Nature's Promise natural and organic store brand. Efforts of Ahold to gain consumer acceptance of their organic products; Description of the packaging of the products; Information on the pricing of the items.
- Progressive Grocer Celebrates Ahold USA and its Divisions as its 2014 Retailer of the Year.
Moses, Lucia // Progressive Grocer; Dec2014, Vol. 93 Issue 12, p18
The article announces that supermarket chain Ahold U.S.A. received the Progressive Grocer 2014 Retailer of the Year Award.
- Ahold ready for growth.
Moses, Lucia // 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.
- 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 USA Names Sullivan CFO.
L. P. // 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.
- Herring retires as Giant-Carlisle president.
L. P. // 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.
- 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.