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FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, JAN. 7, 2010 MARKET SUMMARY gainers 12 decliners 12 unchanged 0 MOST ACTIVE BY VOLUME Wal-Mart 47,045,676 Kroger 26,577,334 Target 21,811,428 AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING Spartan Stores 5.32% BJ's Wholesale Club 5.06% Whole Foods 4.60% A&P +9.16% Target +3.93% BJ's Wholesale Club +3.24% Spartan Stores -14.14% North West

FOR 24 NORTH AMERICAN FOOD RETAILERS TRACKED BY SN, AT THE CLOSE THURSDAY, JAN. 7, 2010

MARKET SUMMARY

gainers 12
decliners 12
unchanged 0

MOST ACTIVE

BY VOLUME

Wal-Mart 47,045,676
Kroger 26,577,334
Target 21,811,428

AS PERCENTAGE OF SHARES OUTSTANDING

Spartan Stores 5.32%
BJ's Wholesale Club 5.06%
Whole Foods 4.60%
A&P +9.16%
Target +3.93%
BJ's Wholesale Club +3.24%
Spartan Stores -14.14%
North West Co. -3.68%
Empire -2.20%

Continuously updated stock quotes of 19 retailers and wholesalers at http://supermarketnews.com/profiles/stocks/sn_composite/

The chart shows the most recent four weeks of movement of the SN Composite Index, compared with the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The SN Index is a statistical indicator of the industry performance based on share price and number of shares outstanding of the listed stocks.

DATA SOURCE: DATA NETWORK, HUNTINGTON, N.Y.

INDICES Last Week This Week Pct. Change
Dow Jones 10428.05 10606.86 1.71
S&P 500 1115.10 1141.69 2.38
SN Composite 1794.11 1805.65 0.64
Retailers 1626.37 1636.95 0.65
Wholesalers 533.90 530.22 -0.69