Homeland to Buy United of Oklahoma

Homeland Stores, a subsidiary of the retail division of Associated Wholesale Grocers, has agreed to purchase United Supermarkets of Oklahoma, based in Altus. Terms were not disclosed. In a state with no large chain-store operators other than Wal-Mart, United, with 26 stores, is among the largest independents, local observers told SN. The business represents new wholesale volume

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Homeland Stores, a subsidiary of the retail division of Associated Wholesale Grocers here, has agreed to purchase United Supermarkets of Oklahoma, based in Altus. Terms were not disclosed.

In a state with no large chain-store operators other than Wal-Mart, United, with 26 stores, is among the largest independents, local observers told SN. The business represents new wholesale volume for AWG; United Supermarkets previously had been a customer of Affili

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