Ahold Posts Q3 Sales Gains

Ahold here last week said sales at its Stop & Shop and Giant of Landover division were up 1.9% in the third quarter, to $4 billion, as comparable-store sales rose 0.6% at Stop & Shop and 2.7% at Giant-Landover. The company said it had volume growth in all markets, but sales were impacted by deflation and trading down by customers, while increased promotional activity continued, especially

AMSTERDAM — Ahold here last week said sales at its Stop & Shop and Giant of Landover division were up 1.9% in the third quarter, to $4 billion, as comparable-store sales rose 0.6% at Stop & Shop and 2.7% at Giant-Landover.

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