September 2011

Schnucks Acquires Hilander From Kroger

By JON SPRINGER of Supermarket News ST. LOUIS — Schnuck Markets, which earlier this month sold a handful of Memphis area stores to rival Kroger Co., on Wednesday returned the favor, acquiring seven Hilander stores in Rockford, Ill. from Kroger. Financial terms were not disclosed. Schnucks said it would operate the stores under the Hilander […]

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Kroger Buys Memphis Schnucks Stores

BY SN STAFF CINCINNATI — Kroger Co. here has agreed to acquire nine supermarkets and eight convenience stores in the Memphis, Tenn., market from St. Louis-based Schnuck Markets, which is exiting the Memphis market after nine years, both companies said Friday. Terms were not disclosed. Kroger said it intends to convert eight of the supermarkets […]

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