BOISE, Idaho -- Albertson's here said retail square footage grew to 41.5 million square feet in the third quarter ended Oct. 30, a net increase of 6.4% compared with the year-ago quarter.
in the fourth quarter of 1997 for a total of about 68 store openings for the year. Included in the 68 stores are three acquired stores in Texas that opened Nov. 12. Albertson's completed seven remodels during the third quarter for a total of 22 remodels completed during the 39-week period. Plans call