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SuppliersNATLPilgrim’s Pride To Acquire Tyson’s Mexican Poultry Biz For $400M

Pilgrim’s Pride To Acquire Tyson’s Mexican Poultry Biz For $400M

Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the totality of the poultry businesses of Tyson Foods Inc. in Mexico for... read more

Store NewsSEPublix Opening Downtown Chattanooga, Tenn., Store Next Week

Publix Opening Downtown Chattanooga, Tenn., Store Next Week

Publix Super Markets will open a downtown Chattanooga store at 400 North Market St. at 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6. “Publix is proud to be part of the growth... read more

Independent Store NewsMWCowley’s Piggly Wiggly In Milton Purchases Edgerton Store

Cowley’s Piggly Wiggly In Milton Purchases Edgerton Store

Jason and Angie Cowley, current operators of Cowley’s Piggly Wiggly in Milton, Wis., have signed an agreement to purchase the Edgerton Piggly Wiggly... read more

Independent Store NewsSESouthern Season Debuting Third Store On Friday

Southern Season Debuting Third Store On Friday

Southern Season will open its third store Friday in Richmond, Va. The 49,000-s.f. gourmet food store in Henrico County is located at 2250 Staples Mill... read more

Independent Store NewsMWNew Price Chopper Opens In Kansas City, Kan.

New Price Chopper Opens In Kansas City, Kan.

The ceremonial ribbon is cut on a new Price Chopper store in Kansas City, Kan. Price Chopper opened its newest store in Kansas City, Kan., earlier this... read more

Industry NewsSESealed Air Moving Global Headquarters To Charlotte

Sealed Air Moving Global Headquarters To Charlotte

Sealed Air Corp. is establishing a new global headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. The New Jersey company will relocate to a modern, state-of-the art, environmentally-sustainable... read more

Executive MovesNATLMarket6 Appoints Stephens As VP To Lead Company’s Business With Kroger

Market6 Appoints Stephens As VP To Lead Company’s Business With Kroger

Market6 has named Jerry Stephens VP, responsible for the Deerfield, Ill.-based company’s business with Kroger and its suppliers. Stephens joins Market6... read more

New ProductsNATLMillstone Premium Coffee Rolls Out Two New Blends

Millstone Premium Coffee Rolls Out Two New Blends

Just in time to celebrate National Coffee Month in August, Millstone premium packaged coffee is expanding its portfolio with the introduction of two new... read more

UncategorizedSWUnited Family Stores To Host School Supply Drive Through Aug. 12

United Family Stores To Host School Supply Drive Through Aug. 12

The United Family is again partnering with Lubbock, Texas-area schools to host “Project SOS: Supply our Students,” a school supply drive for local... read more

Executive MovesMWWalgreens President Of Pharmacy Leaving Company After 31 Years

Walgreens President Of Pharmacy Leaving Company After 31 Years

Kermit Crawford, president of pharmacy, health and wellness at Deerfield, Ill.-based Walgreen Co., plans to retire after 31 years in a variety of advancing... read more

Executive MovesSWMolson Coors CEO Retiring, Successor Named

Molson Coors CEO Retiring, Successor Named

Molson Coors Brewing Co. says that, after a 40-year career in the beer business, CEO and President Peter S. Swinburn will retire from the company and its... read more

Store NewsSEDollar Tree To Buy Family Dollar For $8.5B

Dollar Tree To Buy Family Dollar For $8.5B

Two discount giants based in the Southeast are coming together. Chesapeake, Va.-based Dollar Tree said this morning that it plans to purchase Family Dollar... read more