Ukrop's to Become Martin's

CARLISLE, Pa. Richmond, meet Martin. Ahold's Giant-Carlisle chain here last week said that it would rebanner the 25 Richmond, Va.-area Ukrop's stores it acquired to its Martin's Food brand later this spring. In addition, the retailer said it would introduce beer and wine selections and Sunday shopping to the stores for the first time. The Ukrop family, which announced it was selling to Ahold in December,

CARLISLE, Pa. — Richmond, meet Martin.

Ahold's Giant-Carlisle chain here last week said that it would rebanner the 25 Richmond, Va.-area Ukrop's stores it acquired to its Martin's Food brand later this spring. In addition, the retailer said it would introduce beer and wine selections and Sunday shopping to the stores for the first time.

The Ukrop family, which announced it was selling to Ahold in December, had eschewed both of those options throughout the company's 72-y

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