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Southeastern Grocers

Southeastern Grocers unveils new loyalty program

Southeastern Grocers unveils new loyalty program

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers is introducing a new rewards program for shoppers at its Winn-Dixie, BI-LO, Fresco y Más and Harveys Supermarket grocery stores across seven states in the Southeast. The loyalty program, SE Grocers rewards, awards points earned at checkout and allows them to be redeemed for savings on groceries or gasoline, with

Southeastern Grocers exits chapter 11

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers announced it has completed a financial restructuring under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code and is poised to compete in an unforgiving retail environment. The owner of the Winn-Dixie, BI-LO, Harveys and Fresco y Más grocery chains said bankruptcy protection allowed the company to transform its financial profile and reduce

Fresco Y Mas format to expand

Fresco Y Mas format to expand

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers said Tuesday that it would expand its Fresco y Más Hispanic banner beyond South Florida, opening three new locations in Orlando and Tampa, Florida. The announcement came less than a week after the company, which operates the Winn-Dixie, BI-LO, Harveys and Fresco y Más chains, said it would close 94

Southeastern Grocers in Chapter 11 filing

Southeastern Grocers in Chapter 11 filing

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers on Thursday announced it would close 94 underperforming stores as it files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and executes a restructuring. The owner of the Winn-Dixie, BI-LO, Harveys and Fresco y Más chains said it would continue to operate its 582 other stores as it pursues a new path to

Hucker tapped to lead Southeastern Grocers

Hucker tapped to lead Southeastern Grocers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers said on Thursday that it has appointed Anthony Hucker to the posts of president and chief executive officer, effective immediately. Hucker has been serving in those roles on an interim basis since July 1. “We are pleased to welcome Anthony as CEO of Southeastern Grocers as he was always part

Southeastern Grocers CEO Ian McLeod resigns

Southeastern Grocers CEO Ian McLeod resigns

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers said president and chief executive officer Ian McLeod is resigning from the company to pursue another career opportunity. The supermarket retailer late Monday announced that chief operating officer Anthony Hucker will serve interim president and CEO effective July 1 as the company searches for a successor to McLeod. Plans call for

Southeastern Grocers rolls out Hispanic format

Southeastern Grocers rolls out Hispanic format

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers continued to roll out its Hispanic banner with the opening of five new Fresco y Más stores in south Florida. The new outlets, which bring the chain’s store count to 11, are located in Miami and and Hialeah, Fla. The retailer, which also operates the BI-LO, Harveys and Winn-Dixie chains,

Grocer upgrades private label

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers LLC, home of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys and Winn-Dixie stores, has announced its largest-ever transformation of private label products, which will span about 3,000 items across all categories at each banner-specific store throughout 2017. To date, Southeastern Grocers has tested more than 2,330 own brand items, which has led

Southeastern Grocers debuts Hispanic format

Southeastern Grocers debuts Hispanic format

MIAMI — Southeastern Grocers introduced a new format on Wednesday, with the opening of its first Fresco y Más store in the Hialeah neighborhood here. The outlet, located at the site of a former Winn-Dixie store, has been designed to meet the needs of the local community with an assortment tailored to the tastes and