36 more A&P stores sold, 72 on auction block this week
The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. held an auction for certain stores on Oct. 1 and 2. The auction resulted in 36 stores receiving successful bids from a variety of companies, including Key Food Stores Co-Operative Inc., Wakefern Food Corp. and Stop & Shop. At this time, terms of the agreements have not been announced. Other successful bidders were King Kullen Grocery, K.A.M. Food Store Inc., H Mart Inc., Estevez... Read more

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Green Thumb celebrates 20 years in produce distribution
When they started selling tomatoes from a horse-drawn cart in Yucaipa, CA, more than two decades ago, Lonny and Caryn Saverino knew they were on to something big. But little did they know they were on to something huge. This year their company, Green Thumb Produce, celebrates its 20-year anniversary as a family-owned and operated produce distributor, a milestone... Read more

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Sweet potato yields up for Quail H Farms
The sweet potato harvest is already underway at Quail H Farms LLC, located in Livingston, CA. “Harvest conditions have been perfect. We are about 35 to 40 percent into it and anticipate finishing up somewhere around Halloween,” said Sales Manager Larelle Miller on Sept. 21. “Quality has been excellent and so has the size.” Larelle MillerMiller said the company... Read more


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Hardie’s Fresh Foods, headquartered in Dallas, recently promoted Jim Kasko to vice president of sales. Kasko has worked at Hardie’s for the past 10 years and previously held the position of Dallas sales manager. In his new role, he will focus on sales growth, culture development and team building. Kasko... Read more