Mergers and acquisitions

Retailers

Save A Lot Deals 51 Stores to Fresh Encounter

The sale supports the discounter's pivot to wholesale, while the family run independent nearly doubles its store count with licensed units.

Retailers

C&S Secures 2 Bi-Lo Sites for Piggly Wiggly Independents

The wholesaler said the stores in Lexington, S.C., and Pooler, Ga., would open under the Piggly Wiggly banner.

The CPG trade promotion software company installs TABS’ founder, Kurt Jetta, as chief analytics officer.

Fairway and Gourmet Garage were "significantly" impacted by residential migration and reduction in tourist and worker population in Manhattan, but their sales help margin profiles for the Wakefern co-op retailer.

The Boston-area family-run independent known for high-volume stores will flip its three locations—and open a fourth early next year—under the Price Rite Marketplace banner.

The deal provides the meal-kit retailer with a complementary rival specializing in healthy prepared meals as e-commerce solutions soar in the pandemic.

The venerable e-commerce player fits the U.S. portfolio as a “great local brand,” officials say, while providing one another a second shot on ambitions to expand.

The deal will propel e-commerce expansion and an attractive customer base for Ahold Delhaize while bringing purchasing scale to the much-loved New York e-commerce pioneer.

With the go-ahead from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Food Lion moves forward with recruitment efforts to fill nearly 5,000 jobs.

The retailer said the sale to Grupo de Navarro would result in a $1 billion noncash Q3 loss as its international portfolio reset continues.

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