Sunday, October 1, 2017

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13 comments:

  1. Went to the ACME in Midland Park the other day, surprisingly good crowd for a weekday and it actually did have enough registers open. Still no sign of Quality Built,but the Fresh remodel is still looking good.

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    1. That store is coming to the blog on Friday!

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    2. Ayee, that's my go-to location. If you need any more specific info let me know, I gotchu

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  2. Both acquired Pathmark stores in Delaware are now "Quality Built" as well as Avondale/London Grove, PA and (in-process) Middletown, DE

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  3. I've been shopping at the 40th and Walnut Fresh Grocer since it's significantly cheaper than the mini-mart on my school's campus. They have a sign posted by the exit saying they have no intention of going down without a fight. They handed out a ton of promotions during move-in week, too. Despite that, it looks like they're barely holding themselves together. The store is a mess (although I have to admit that's probably mostly due to the awfully confusing layout) The back room doors have some notes taped to them about having to pay credit to several major vendors. From what I've seen, I bet they're going to be gone and replaced with ACME by this time next year.

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  4. It should be a good fight between the Burns family and the University of Pennsylvania. Albertsons Companies is a bystander in this fight.

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  5. Big news- BP is bringing Amoco back: https://www.bp.com/en_us/bp-us/media-room/press-releases/bp-brings-back-amoco-brand-for-us-fuel-network.html

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  6. The Acme Sav-on on Bristol Road, Bensalem has recently pulled down the lettering of the Albertsons Marketplace decor. Could the Quality Build decor be on the way along with the Frosted Mug?

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    1. Possibly. It could also be that the store just has to clear space. My guess is that the store is being renovated, as the Bensalem store is one of the top stores in the county.

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    2. I received a Tweet from Acme about it, and they confirmed it. Acme Bristol Road Bensalem is getting remodeled.

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  8. I've created a new blog-- P's and Q's: A&P Preservation! I hope that you will all visit it. I already have a thorough post with the A&P in Clinton. Photo donations are appreciated! https://psandqs-ap.blogspot.com/

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  9. The South Street Acme (former superfresh) has the Quality Build decor

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