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Albertsons to acquire meal kit service

BOISE, Idaho — Albertsons Cos. is buying meal kit delivery company Plated, a vehicle for catering to consumers attracted to the convenience of having their meals delivered. “Today’s consumer is looking for a variety of personalized shopping alternatives, and this transaction is the latest example of Albertsons meeting our customers wherever and however they like

Albertsons in sync with market shifts

Albertsons in sync with market shifts

Albertsons Cos.’ decision to acquire Plated, one of the leaders in the burgeoning meal kit service business, is further evidence of the ferment in the nation’s grocery sector and the company’s determination to capitalize on the changes under way that are transforming the industry. Established in 2012, Plated leverages technology and data to give consumers

Albertsons buys Plated meal kit service

Albertsons buys Plated meal kit service

BOISE, ID — Albertsons Cos. has agreed to acquire the meal kit service company Plated. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The grocery retailer says the move reflects its determination to keep up with consumers’ changing lifestyles and food preferences. “Today’s consumer is looking for a variety of personalized shopping alternatives, and this transaction