Mergers and acquisitions

Industry Partners

Nielsen Acquires Precima to Enhance Retail Analytics

The strategic acquisition of the Toronto-based retail analytics company will deepen the global market research firm’s portfolio of personalized pricing, promotion and assortment capabilities.

Retailers

Fairway Could Face Liquidation in Chapter 11: Report

The iconic New York grocer finds no takers in sale process.

With 15 new stores planned for Florida, Earth Fare might be an unexpected beneficiary of Kroger quitting Lucky's Market.

Food retailing got little more sophisticated—and a lot more personal.

Three-store independent LaBonne’s purchased the Prospect, Conn., Oliver’s location from Bozzuto’s, which had acquired the store earlier this year.

A group of U.S. Navy and Marine veterans who invested in Save A Lot stores on a "mission" to combat food deserts say the chain's private owners deliberately misled and underserved them.

Best Buy Market, with three locations in California, has been sold to SaveCo, which operates 16 State Foods Supermarkets in the Central Valley of California.

New Seasons Market and New Leaf Community Markets have entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Good Food Holdings, a subsidiary of South Korea's Emart, which controls Bristol Farms, Metropolitan Market and Lazy Acres.

Lidl, Compare Foods and McKay’s are identified as the buyers as the distributor's lengthy wind down of the Shoppers chain continues.

The retailer said it would divest holdings in the upstart natural foods chain, which had doubled in size but reportedly struggled under its wing.

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