HANNAFORD ANNOUNCES INCREASED SALES FOR AUGUST
HANNAFORD ANNOUNCES INCREASED SALES FOR AUGUST SCARBOROUGH, Maine, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannaford Bros. Co.
(NYSE: HRD), Northern New England's largest food retailer, today announced that sales and other revenues for the four weeks ended Aug. 22, 1992, were $166,198,000, an increase of 1.7 percent over the $163,346,000 reported for August 1991.
For the 34 weeks ended Aug. 22, 1992, sales and other revenues were up 1.9 percent from $1,308,072,000 last year to $1,332,541,000 this year. It should be noted that 1991 results include sales from 34 Wellby Super Drug Stores which were sold to Rite Aid Corporation on May 27, 1992. Had the sales from there stores been excluded from 1991 results in the periods indicated, sales and other revenues would have increased 6.0 percent for the August period and 6.2 percent for the year-to-date period. -0- 9/17/92 /CONTACT: Charles H. Crockett, assistant secretary of Hannaford Brothers, 207-883-2911/ (HRD) CO: Hannaford Brothers, Co. ST: Maine IN: REA SU:
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