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Timeline: 35 Years of Ahold in the USA

Timeline: 35 Years of Ahold in the USA

Ahold’s entry to the U.S. was not unprecedented, as it came amid a wave of foreign retailers looking to America for growth (and for many, a safe place to invest what might otherwise be subject to high taxes at home). 

This following timeline highlights Ahold USA's acquisitions and other significant events, starting from 1977.

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Text by Jon Springer. Timeline production by Jenna Telesca. Photo production by Jim Haines.

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