January 02, 2008

New York City-based Gristedes Markets Added to Wakefern’s List of Wholesale Customers

KEASBEY, N.J. (January, 2, 2008) – Wakefern Food Corp. announced that it has entered into a wholesale agreement with New York City-based Gristedes. Wakefern Food Corp. is making available its ShopRite private label brand including its line of ShopRite Organic products, health and beauty care and imported specialty items to the 40-store chain located throughout New York City, Westchester and Long Island. Wakefern will also be servicing Gristedes with branded non-food products.

July 12, 2007

Wakefern Announces Acquisition of Ten Stop & Shop Stores

July 12, 2007, Elizabeth, NJ – Wakefern Food Corporation announced today it has entered into an agreement with the Stop & Shop Supermarket Company , Quincy, Massachusetts, to purchase the store fixtures and assets of ten Stop & Shop Supermarkets. The projected acquisition is expected by August 15.

May 25, 2006

Wakefern Cooperative Members Celebrate 60 years of Success At Its 2006 Annual Meeting

Elizabeth, NJ, May 25, 2006 – On Thursday, May 18, 2006, Wakefern Food Corp.’s Chairman, Joseph S. Colalillo addressed the cooperative’s members, store management and staff at the company’s annual meeting in Whippany, New Jersey. The meeting falls on the occasion of the company’s 60th anniversary.

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