Southeastern Grocers

Southeastern Grocers in anti-hunger effort

Southeastern Grocers in anti-hunger effort

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers Inc. is participating in the Share a Meal campaign to help feed needy families, the company said Wednesday. The supermarket chain is partnering in the campaign with the SEG Gives Foundation and Coca-Cola Co. Shoppers at the deli departments at Southeastern Grocers’ stores under the Winn-Dixie, BI-LO, Fresco y Mas

Southeastern expands in Florida

Southeastern expands in Florida

  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Southeastern Grocers announced plans to expand in Florida by opening eight recently acquired stores under its Winn-Dixie banner. Each of the properties became available after rival supermarket operators filed for bankruptcy and began shuttering stores. Earlier this year, Southeastern Grocers agreed to pay $2.4 million for four Lucky’s Market stores in

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