ZAANDAM, Netherlands -- Ahold here said sales at its U.S. operations increased 4.7% in fiscal 1993 to $6.6 billion.
end totals to compare on a 52-week basis, Ahold said the sales increase in 1993 would have been 6.8% for its U.S. operations.
Ahold did not release year-end earnings or operating results for its five U.S. regional supermarket chains. The company said it expects to announce those results March 17.
In the United States Ahold operates: Bi-Lo, Mauldin, S.C.;