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UNFI, DoorDash team up on online orders, delivery

UNFI, DoorDash team up on online orders, delivery

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — United Natural Foods Inc. has entered into a reseller agreement with DoorDash with the aim of bringing on-demand grocery delivery solutions to independent retailers nationwide through the DoorDash marketplace. “Our relationship with DoorDash will make it easier for independent retailers to offer online grocery ordering and delivery,” UNFI chief strategy and innovation

UNFI names Wenninger SVP of produce

UNFI names Wenninger SVP of produce

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Grocery distributor United Natural Foods Inc. has named Dorn Wenninger its senior vice president of produce. In this role, Wenninger will oversee the growth as well as enhance and execute the strategy and expansion of UNFI’s capabilities in produce. Wenninger will report to Paul Green, UNFI’s President of Fresh. “For UNFI and

UNFI sues Goldman Sachs and related parties

UNFI sues Goldman Sachs and related parties

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — United Natural Foods Inc. (UNFI) has filed a lawsuit against Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and others, alleging improper conduct by the financial advisors that were retained to advise the food wholesaler on its bid to acquire Supervalu Inc. The lawsuit, filed in the Supreme Court of the State of New York, seeks

Supervalu to sell Hornbacher’s chain to Corborn’s Inc.

Supervalu to sell Hornbacher’s chain to Corborn’s Inc.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Supervalu Inc., now a subsidiary of United Natural Foods Inc., plans to sell its Hornbacher’s chain to Coborn’s Inc. The deal, announced by UNFI on Friday, includes seven Hornbacher’s locations, as well as a new Hornbacher’s store that is currently under development in West Fargo, N.D. Hornbacher’s remaining store, located in Grand

UNFI completes acquisition of Supervalu

UNFI completes acquisition of Supervalu

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — United Natural Foods Inc. announced today it has completed its $2.9 billion acquisition of Supervalu Inc. “Today is an important milestone for UNFI,” Steve Spinner, chairman and chief executive officer of UNFI, said in a statement. “We will take the best from both businesses to create North America’s premier food wholesaler with

United Natural Foods to acquire Supervalu

United Natural Foods to acquire Supervalu

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — United Natural Foods Inc. has agreed to acquire Minneapolis-based wholesaler and retailer Supervalu Inc. The deal is valued at about $2.9 billion, including the assumption of outstanding debt and liabilities. UNFI says the transaction represents an opportunity to diversify its customer base and expand its market reach and scale. The company said