Items Tagged with 'Supervalu'


Supervalu Banners Seeing Rebranding Efforts

January 10, 2014

Supervalu is rebranding all of its banners and will continue its focus on private labels in those banners.

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Fresh Foods In Spotlight For Supervalu Banners

April 26, 2013

Supervalu CEO Sam Duncan talked with analysts this week about the success the company’s flagship private label line has shown, then took time to discuss a major opportunity for the company’s remaining retail banners – fresh foods.

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Supervalu CEO: Save-A-Lot Getting Back To Private Label Roots

April 25, 2013

On a conference call with analysts this week Supervalu CEO Sam Duncan said that Save-A-Lot had gotten away from its roots in the past couple of years, and that his plan was to return the company to its private label roots.

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Supervalu Completes Sale Of Five Banners To Cerebus

March 21, 2013

Supervalu has completed the sale of its Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s and Star Market stores to AB Acquisition LLC, an affiliate of a Cerberus Capital Management.

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Focus on Retailers: Supervalu

Supervalu Sells Five Banners to PE

Private Label Program To Continue At Departing Banners
March 14, 2013

Supervalu announced in January that it was selling five of its banners – Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s and Star Market – to AB Acquisition LLC, an affiliate of private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP.

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Private Eye: Paper Products

Paper Product Battle

Our secret shoppers head to their local grocers to find out what’s happening in paper products.
March 14, 2013

Paper products are the fourth-largest category in private label by dollar volume, and fifth by unit volume, according to Nielsen records compiled for the 2012 PLMA Private Label Yearbook.

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New Supervalu Gets New Private Brands Executive

Mayberry remains as VP of private brands
March 5, 2013

Supervalu announced this week that it will make executive changes leading up to the sale of five of its banners to Cerberus Capital Management, including a new leader of its private brand division.

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Could Sale Boost Private Label Investment?

January 10, 2013

As he discussed the sale of five retail banners with analysts Thursday, Supervalu CEO Wayne Sales took time to discuss why the company felt the deal was good for all parties. And the first thing that he mentioned was the ability for both Cerberus Capital Management – the group buying the banners – and Supervalu to invest in their brands.

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Supervalu Private Label Will Stick With Departing Banners

January 10, 2013

Supervalu announced Thursday that it was selling five of its banners -- Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Market -- to AB Acquisition LLC, an affiliate of private equity firm Cerberus Capital Management LP.

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Cover Story - PLBuyer Goes Bilingual

Private Label Knows No Borders

December 7, 2012

As retailers search for differentiation, buyers look outside their own countries to new markets for products. Markets such as Peru.

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July 2014 New Food Products

This month’s new food products include coffee, energy bars, healthy pizza for kids, specialty sauces, Greek yogurt dip, gelato, puffed grain snacks, snack seasonings, and much more.


Coming with a clear, comprehensive plan was the key to success for Longo Brothers Fruit Markets when the grocer decided to roll out a two-tier private label strategy, Jenny Longo and Robert Koss tell PLBuyer editor Chris Freeman in this podcast.

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July 2014

The July 2014 issue of Private Label Buyer includes articles on changing retail dynamics as well as category insights on store brand cosmetics and paper products. Check it out today!

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