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• Weis Markets aid yesterday that its Q1 sales increased 2.8 percent to $876.1 million, on same-store sales that were up 1.5 percent. Net income for the period increased 36.8 percent to $16.2million compared to $11.8 million for the same period in 2017.


Reuters reports this morning that Ahold Delhaize says that its Q1 net income rose 15 percent to the equivalent of $483.3 million (US), on same-store sales that were up 2.5 percent.

Net sales in the company’s US stores were up two percent.
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