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Thomson Financial News reports that the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. (A&P) and C&S Wholesale Grocers have signed a new 10-year supply agreement that merges previous agreements between the wholesaler and A&P, as well as with Pathmark, which has just been acquired by A&P. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.

According to the story, “The new deal restructures the terms of the relationship between the companies, aligning distribution operations, procurement practices and warehousing facility goals throughout A&P's retail banners in order to increase efficiency, cut costs and improve service levels.”

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