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A turnabout tale for grocery store chains

...with Winn-Dixie in 2011 and now buying out brand name store chains from Delhaize. Delhaize has been shrinking. First...this area, and is now about to sell off three of its store chains. It is a turnabout from 2009, when Delhaize tried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2013-05-30/turnabout-t
Effects on JB White after sale to Dillard's remain unclear

...runs JB White and several other store chains. However, the company has not...merger, and other rival department store chains, said Stephen Long, an analyst...operates several other department store chains including Gayfers, Maison Blanche...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/11/bus_233066.shtml
Business
Hot-selling Santa made by Boone entrepreneur

...Bell Rock Santas, which are being sold at department store chains nationwide, as well as overseas. The Santa swings...really saved mine." Eight major U.S. department store chains and several specialty retailers have sold the animated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/24/bus_248254.shtml
Business
MCG Foundation expects to buy city bus depot by December

...restaurants and a new grocer, which could be a Walmart Neighborhood Market, a Kroger or one of several other grocery store chains, said Osborne, who also envisions the site to include abundant green space."We hope to have amenities that would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-10-21/mcg-foundat
Barnwell Ramsey continues to build on success at Augusta Futurity

...two adult daughters (Lauren and Jordan).He runs two companies: one manufactures microbial products for grocery store chains, while the other is a direct-selling company that features custom-made products.Ramsey said he has been coming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/futurity/2014-01-19/barnwell-ramsey-continue
Bi-Lo buying Reid's grocery stores

BARNWELL, S.C. - Bi-Lo Holdings LLC, the parent company of the Bi-Lo and Winn-Dixie grocery store chains, has agreed to buy the Reid's, Sweetbay and Harveys supermarket stores from Del haize Group for $265 million in cash.There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-30/bi-lo-buying-reids-grocery
How loyalty programs influence the way you shop

...operates chains including Vons and Dominick's, rolled out its "Just For U" loyalty program last year. Other grocery store chains are investing in more sophisticated loyalty programs as well, given the growing pressure they face from big-box retailers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-25/how-loyalty-programs-influ
Retailers expect shoppers to spend only if they are able to get big discounts

...season, Americans may not spend their green unless they see more red.Despite signs that the economy is improving, big store chains like Wal-Mart and Kohl's don't expect Americans to have much holiday shopping cheer unless they see bold, red...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-28/retailers-expect-shoppers-
Golden Harvest Food Bank to receive items from evicted grocery store

...to assist a few workers that were already there.Golden Harvest receives donated perishable items from major grocery store chains almost daily, McNeal said. Occasionally, restaurants or catering businesses going out of business will donate items...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-27/golden-harvest-food-bank-rece
Auto dealer Frank Lawrence dies

...feed his family."I graduated from college and went to work for Carnation Co., calling on supermarkets and grocery store chains," he said in a 1999 interview. "I was working for less than $500 a month, trying to feed a family of five. Got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-19/auto-dealer-frank-lawrence-di