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Jon Springer

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Retailers

Fees, Liability at Issue in Southeastern Bankruptcy Case

A judge will hear objections from the U.S. trustee and the SEC in a confirmation hearing.

Retailers

Peapod Sharpens Pricing as Competition Intensifies

Ahold Delhaize reported growth in its first-quarter sales and profits.

Produce imports could skyrocket as a result of the move.

The changing customer and virtual threats are prompting food retailers to curtail traditional avenues of capital investments in favor of innovating with bold new partnerships and unexpected deals.

Details remain light, but a course correction will continue amid strong parent financials.

Weaker-than-expected inflation is emerging as a theme in reporting retailers' quarterly performance.

The "Smart Foodservice" name will build distinction amid expansion of the restaurant supplier, officials said.

The new owner may "continue the legacy" of defunct banners, the broker of the deal said.

The proposed deal follows sales to Food Lion as Southeastern trims Bi-Lo in bankruptcy.

The $10 billion combination with Sainsbury would create a retail powerhouse.

The deal would transfer equipment and leases for $10 per store, according to court documents.

Two new stores, 20 remodels and an online delivery test are among the highlights of its capital budget, its CEO said.

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