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.
- 35 Years of Trials and Triumphs
- New World: A 'Reshaping' Ahold Looks Ahead
- Ahold's 'Our Family' Charity Targets Local Hunger Relief
- Ahold's Mobile Apps
Text by Jon Springer. Timeline production by Jenna Telesca. Photo production by Jim Haines.