THE WEEK IN STOCKS

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, AUG. 7, 2008 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 13 losers 10 unchanged 1 Ahold +16.71% Delhaize (ADR) +8.91% Metro +8.37% MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 106,278,717 Target 37,957,828 Kroger 25,441,864 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING BJ's Wholesale Club 11.54% Winn-Dixie 10.82% A&P 8.23% Empire -28.41% Winn-Dixie -16.68% Whole Foods

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, AUG. 7, 2008

MARKET SUMMARY
gainers 13
losers 10
unchanged 1
Ahold +16.71%
Delhaize (ADR) +8.91%
Metro +8.37%

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME
Wal-Mart 106,278,717
Target 37,957,828
Kroger 25,441,864
AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING
BJ's Wholesale Club 11.54%
Winn-Dixie 10.82%
A&P 8.23%
Empire -28.41%
Winn-Dixie -16.68%
Whole Foods -14.93%

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 11378.02 11431.43 0.47
S&P 500 1267.38 1266.07 -0.10
SN Composite 1959.98 1948.52 -0.58
Retailers 1778.05 1768.06 -0.56
Wholesalers 508.07 481.63 -5.20