DETAILS DISCLOSED ON PEAPOD ACQUISITION

CHICAGO -- When a sudden liquidity crisis struck Internet grocer Peapod here this spring, dozens of companies expressed interest, but only one -- Dutch supermarket operator Ahold -- came up with a potential solution.In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission last week, Peapod and its New York-based financial advisor, Wasserstein Perella, revealed details about the events surrounding Peapod's

CHICAGO -- When a sudden liquidity crisis struck Internet grocer Peapod here this spring, dozens of companies expressed interest, but only one -- Dutch supermarket operator Ahold -- came up with a potential solution.

In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission last week, Peapod and its New York-based financial advisor, Wasserstein Perella, revealed details about the events surrounding Peapod's crisis and its last-minute rescue by Ahold.

Peapod shareholders will vo

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