June 24, 2015

Dutch supermarket giant Ahold has agreed to buy Belgian rival Delhaize, creating the sixth largest food retailer in the United States. Keith Anderson, VP of strategy & insights for Profitero, and formerly a retail analyst with RetailNet Group, offers his thoughts on what led to the merger, and what it may bring. 

June 24, 2015

Dutch supermarket giant Ahold has agreed to buy Belgian rival Delhaize, creating the sixth largest food retailer in the United States. Keith Anderson, VP of strategy & insights for Profitero, and formerly a retail analyst with RetailNet Group, offers his thoughts on what led to the merger, and what it may bring. 

June 4, 2015

For the third year in a row, Amazon claims the top spot in Reputation Institute’s annual survey of America’s top 50 most reputable companies in the retail industry.

May 27, 2015

Global grocery conglomerate Ahold N.V. had a successful first quarter of fiscal 2015, reporting growth in overall net income and in U.S. market share.

May 12, 2015

Belgian grocery retailer Delhaize Group and Dutch grocery retailer Ahold N.V. have confirmed they are engaged in preliminary discussions about a possible merger that could create one of the largest supermarket operators in the U.S.

March 31, 2015

Bluestone Energy Services and Ahold USA are increasing their energy conservation initiative in 2015 by expanding the reach of projects to touch stores in all regions and to increase the energy savings in new projects while also continuing to improve the efficiency of existing projects.

March 27, 2015

Ahold will install KeyMe retail key-making kiosks at select Super Stop & Shop locations in Massachusetts, Connecticut and New York.

March 16, 2015

Inserra Supermarkets has named Ron Onorato as its new president and COO. Onorato takes over the role as Steve Chalas retires from the Inserra after a more than 50-year career.

August 14, 2014

Paula A. Price, senior lecturer at Harvard Business School and former CFO of Ahold USA, has been named to the Dollar General board of directors effective Aug. 26.

March 11, 2014

Ahold has entered into an agreement to acquire Spar's business in the Czech Republic.

March 11, 2014

Ahold has entered into an agreement to acquire Spar's business in the Czech Republic.

March 3, 2014

Ahold USA announced that Tom Lenkevich will join the company’s Giant/Martin's division as president, effective March 4.

February 28, 2014

Ahold plans to significantly expand its Peapod presence in the U.S. market.

February 28, 2014

Ahold plans to significantly expand its Peapod presence in the U.S. market.

December 3, 2013

Paula Price is resigning as executive VP and CFO as Ahold USA.

November 18, 2013

The Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Ahold USA for its efforts to reduce food waste, the agency said.

November 1, 2013

Ahold USA announced that Gordon Reid will join the company’s Giant-Landover division as president, effective Nov. 4.

September 9, 2013

Ahold USA said that Giant Food of Landover, Md., divisional president Anthony Hucker is leaving his position, effective Sept. 13, to pursue another opportunity.

August 1, 2013

Ahold USA has appointed Nick Bertram as its senior VP store strategy and execution, the supermarket operator said.

April 22, 2013

Ahold USA and its Stop & Shop banner have donated half a million dollars to a charitable organization set up to aid victims of the recent terrorist attacks in Boston.

April 2, 2013

Ahold USA, a division of Netherlands-based Royal Ahold, said six newly built stores had received LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.

March 29, 2013

Ahold USA announced it has appointed Paul Scorza as chief information officer for the company, effective April 1.

January 21, 2013

Ahold reported that sales for the fourth quarter rose 7.5% to $10.4 billion, boosted largely by its ability to keep U.S. stores open during Hurricane Sandy, said the company.

January 21, 2013

Ahold reported that sales for the fourth quarter rose 7.5% to $10.4 billion, boosted largely by its ability to keep U.S. stores open during Hurricane Sandy, said the company.