February 1, 2016

The transaction is expected to be completed in mid-2016, following associate consultation procedures, shareholder approval and regulatory clearances.

January 29, 2016

Drug Channels on Thursday released its latest ranking of pharmacies based on total prescription revenues, with Walgreens Boots Alliance the largest of retail pharmacies, followed by CVS Health and Walmart. "We estimate that total revenues of retail, mail and specialty pharmacies reached $364.1 billion in 2015, up 12.1% from 2014," wrote Adam Fein, CEO Drug Channels Institute. "The top tier of dispensing pharmacies ... accounted for about 64% of U.S. prescription dispensing revenues in 2015." (Drug Channels)

January 25, 2016

The registration statement is a document required under U.S. law in connection with the intended merger between Ahold and Delhaize.

January 21, 2016

Ahold USA's identical sales excluding gas were up 1.6%, positively affected by competitor store closures in the New York Metro market. 

January 15, 2016

Delhaize filed the Joint Merger Proposal at the Brussels Commercial Court. This is one of the required steps ahead of convening the companies' respective Extraordinary General Meetings of shareholders.

November 16, 2015

Ahold and Delhaize Group announced more members of the proposed executive committee of the soon-to-be combined company, which will be known as Ahold Delhaize.

November 11, 2015

Ahold USA's total third quarter net sales of $5.6 billion were up 16.6%.

October 23, 2015

Ahold is providing mentors, with different areas of expertise, from Albert Heijn and bol.com, to Startupbootcamp E-commerce program. 

October 19, 2015

According to the EPA, Ahold USA’s current green power use of nearly 158 million kWh is equivalent to the electricity use of nearly 15,000 average American homes annually.

October 16, 2015

The efforts of four individuals underscore how Ahold approaches community pharmacy, showing that the company’s pharmacists are willing to do what it takes to help people stay healthy.

September 10, 2015

In addition to Ahold USA, Nick Bertram has served in operations roles for Jewel-Osco, Supervalu and Walmart. 

August 20, 2015

Ahold CEO Dick Boer said that the company was pleased with its growth in sales and operating income, and that’s its focus in the U.S. would be improving customer experiences and growing its consistently increasing market share. 

August 6, 2015

FSI advertising expenditures are up 2% across pharmacy retailers and up 7% among grocers. 

July 21, 2015

ACME will enter new markets in Connecticut and New York with its acquisition of A&P stores. 

July 20, 2015

Ahold USA acquires 25 A&P supermarkets for $5.8 million each pending bankruptcy proceedings and other regulatory clearances. 

July 6, 2015

Scott Miller, SVP operations, will oversee the Fresh Formats team on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is announced.

June 24, 2015

It's official — International food retailers Delhaize and Ahold have entered into an agreement to merge, creating a base of more than 6,500 stores.

June 23, 2015

Ahold soon will provide an update on its talks with the Delhaize Group. 

June 4, 2015

J. Crew vet assumes control of Peapod. 

June 4, 2015

Amazon has come out looking good in Reputation Institute’s annual survey of America’s 50 most reputable companies in the retail industry.

May 27, 2015

Ahold's U.S. private-label penetration reached 37.7% for first quarter 2015. 

May 12, 2015

Ahold and Delhaize Group confirmed that they are in merger talks. 

May 11, 2015

Corporate owners of Giant and Food Lion are sitting at the merger table, according to reports published Monday. 

May 7, 2015

With more than $225 billion in pharmacy sales and more than 67,000 stores, the 2015 PoweRx list represents more than 80% of the total retail pharmacy business.