CINCINNATI -- Kroger here last week said it finalized an agreement to acquire six Thriftway stores in its headquarters market here from Winn-Dixie Stores, Jacksonville, Fla. Terms were not disclosed.
The sales were part of Winn-Dixie's previously announced plan to sell or close 156 stores in various markets.
Kroger had been reported to be interested in eight Thriftways. Subsequent reports said the company remained interested in three other Thriftways in the marke