JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Winn-Dixie Stores here last week said Associated Wholesale Grocers, Kansas City, Kan., and Alex Lee, Hickory, N.C., emerged as high bidders to acquire 29 of its stores.
through Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Altogether Winn-Dixie said it received $46 million in bids for 102 of its stores. All bids were subject to court approval at hearings that took place late last week.
Bi-Lo/Southern Family Markets, the affiliate of C&S Wholesale Grocers based in