ANNUAL MEETING

BOSTON, Mass. -- Albertsons turned the spotlight on Shaw's Supermarkets at its annual meeting here earlier this month, emphasizing the reverse synergies and management talent it added by acquiring the Quincy, Mass.-based chain in mid-2004.All media were excluded from the meeting, but in SN interviews, several attendees said the general mood was upbeat and positive.Observers said Larry Johnston, chairman,

BOSTON, Mass. -- Albertsons turned the spotlight on Shaw's Supermarkets at its annual meeting here earlier this month, emphasizing the reverse synergies and management talent it added by acquiring the Quincy, Mass.-based chain in mid-2004.

All media were excluded from the meeting, but in SN interviews, several attendees said the general mood was upbeat and positive.

Observers said Larry Johnston, chairman, president and chief executive officer, discussed the strong management

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