CEO Dick Boer

Ahold Delhaize results top expectations

Ahold Delhaize results top expectations

AMSTERDAM — Ahold Delhaize’s third quarter results beat analyst expectations, as the company reported sales and earnings gains. “We reported a strong financial performance again this quarter as margins increased significantly, driven by synergies while savings from our “save for our customers” programs are continuously being reinvested in the business,” Ahold Delhaize chief executive officer

Ahold Delhaize profits rise in second quarter

Ahold Delhaize profits rise in second quarter

ZAANDAM, the Netherlands — Ahold Delhaize reported Wednesday that its second-quarter net profit rose 68%, driven by improved sales and higher margins. “Sales improved across the board,” CEO Dick Boer said in a statement. “And the group underlying operating margin increased by 30 basis points to 3.9% as merger synergy savings continued to track ahead