“While this was a very difficult decision that will unfortunately impact some of our customers, partners, communities and employees, these actions are absolutely necessary as we work to strengthen A&P’s operating foundation and improve our performance,” Sam Martin, chief executive officer of A&P, said in a statement.Crain's NY: Bankrupt Grocer to Shutter 32 Stores.
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Big-Y to take over vacant ShopRite site.
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