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Mergers and acquisitions

Retailers

Who Will Shop for Shoppers?

The future of Supervalu's sleepy Washington chain gathers intrigue as UNFI ponders a sale.

CPG

Coca-Cola Acquires Stake in BodyArmor

The move aims to strengthen the sports drink brand’s position against PepsiCo’s Gatorade.

The proposed $24B deal was scuttled amid investor unease; Albertsons walks away rather than boost offer.

WGB's August 2018 cover story tracks the progress of how The Kroger Co. is getting a little help from its friends—and in turn helping itself chart a new vision for its future—via investments in strategic partnerships positioned to enable it to become more like that which threatens it.

The activist shareholder will support all of the distributor’s nominees at upcoming annual shareholders meeting.

The activist shareholder will support all of the distributor’s nominees at upcoming annual shareholders meeting.

Dealmaker who engineered retailer/distributor's transformation will exit after Q4 deal closure.

UNFI's surprise acquisition will reverberate from Wall Street to Main Street, observers say.

True Food Innovations plans to concentrate its focus on in-store meal kits vs. online.

Deal combines the largest conventional and natural wholesalers; United Natural Foods' Sean Griffin to oversee Supervalu.