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• For the just completed fourth quarter, Supervalu reported that its profits were up 30 percent to $156 million, from $120 million during the same period a year ago. Q4 revenue was up less than one percent, to $10.39 billion.

Supervalu’s 2008 fiscal year revenue was $44 billion, up 18 percent compared to $37.4 billion last year. And annual net earnings were $593 million, up 31 percent compared to $452 million in the previous fiscal year.

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