BOISE, Idaho -- Albertsons here last week said it was beginning to see some positive sales trends in the third quarter, which it attributed at least in part to the success of its more aggressive pricing and promotional programs.
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"It tells us that our promotions are working," he said. "We hope that continues, and we believe it will."
Comparable-store sales were positive during the first four weeks of the third quarter, he said.