THE WEEK IN STOCKS

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, SEPT. 11, 2008 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 21 losers 3 unchanged 0 United Natural Foods +15.48% Village +9.75% Metro +8.39% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 104,962,955 Target 72,058,692 Kroger 40,546,446 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club 10.79 Target 9.55 A&P 9.14 Arden Group -6.88 Safeway -2.65% Weis Markets

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, SEPT. 11, 2008

MARKET SUMMARY
gainers 21
losers 3
unchanged 0
United Natural Foods +15.48%
Village +9.75%
Metro +8.39%
MOST ACTIVE
BY VOLUME
Wal-Mart 104,962,955
Target 72,058,692
Kroger 40,546,446
AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING
BJ's Wholesale Club 10.79
Target 9.55
A&P 9.14
Arden Group -6.88
Safeway -2.65%
Weis Markets -1.04%

Continuously updated stock quotes of 19 retailers and wholesalers at
supermarketnews.com/profiles/stocks/sn_composite/ [3]

The SN Composite Index

The chart shows the most recent eight weeks of movement of the SN Composite Index, compared with the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The SN Index is a statistical indicator of the industry performance based on share price and number of shares outstanding of the listed stocks.
DATA SOURCE: DATA NETWORK, HUNTINGTON, N.Y.

INDICES Last Week This Week Pct. Change
Dow Jones 11532.88 11433.71 -0.86
S&P 500 1274.98 1249.05 -2.03
SN Composite 2045.78 2124.49 3.85
Retailers 1855.99 1926.92 3.82
Wholesalers 524.22 571.19 8.96