Is the Schwegmann name destined to go the way of Albers, Alterman Bros., Bettendorf, Bohack, Cullum Cos., Henke & Pillot, Milgram Food Stores, J. Weingarten and Wetterau?
Let's hope that fate will intervene in some way to prevent the name of the first family of food retailing in Louisiana from joining the long roster of once-robust family companies that are now gone. But the outlook isn't great at the moment.
The name of Schwegmann is a proud one. The company was founded i