Autumn has brought a cool gust of price competition to New England.
Prices Heat Up in New England
Autumn has brought a cool gust of price competition to New England. In Revere, Mass., last week, a 32-year-old Johnnie's Foodmaster conventional store reopened under the Save-A-Lot banner. In New Bedford, Mass., a 95,000-square-foot new Market Basket opened, posing a powerful new threat to the price leaders there. Meanwhile, Shaw's supermarkets throughout Massachusetts since late last month have been