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Former Weis Markets Chairman Robert Weis Passes Away At 96, And More…

Mr. Robert Weis
Mr. Robert Weis

Last updated on June 13th, 2024 at 05:13 pm

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Robert Weis, the principal figure in the growth and continued success of Weis Markets, died this week at age 96. Mr. Weis was the former chairman of Weis Markets, a food retailer operating 163 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia. In 2014, the company generated $2.8 billion in revenues. Mr. Weis helped oversee Weis Markets’ growth and expansion into six states. In 1995, Mr. Weis became chairman of Weis Markets. Since 2009, the company has made record investments in its growth, acquiring 11 units, upgrading more than 100 stores and opening nine new stores…

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