AHOLD'S GIANT PATH

ATLANTA -- Ahold, the global retailer based in Zaandam, Netherlands, is the sort of company that does acquisitions so well it makes them look easy, industry analysts agreed."They're getting better and better at integrating," said Debra Levin, an equity analyst with Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, New York. "They had huge success with Stop & Shop and they were positively glowing talking about how well

ATLANTA -- Ahold, the global retailer based in Zaandam, Netherlands, is the sort of company that does acquisitions so well it makes them look easy, industry analysts agreed.

"They're getting better and better at integrating," said Debra Levin, an equity analyst with Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, New York. "They had huge success with Stop & Shop and they were positively glowing talking about how well Giant has done."

Analysts said the Dutch food retailer, whose U.S. arm is Ah

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