- ShopRite, Wal-Mart to face off again [Vineland (N.J.) Daily Journal]
Pat Bottino Sr. knows what it's like to take on Wal-Mart in the grocery business. Now, he has to do it again. Bottino's family owns a ShopRite in Washington Township, where two years ago Wal-Mart opened a Supercenter selling a full line of groceries. Next year, Wal-Mart plans to open a Supercenter in Vineland on West Landis Avenue near Delsea Drive.
- Lawmaker questions the cost of Wal-Mart [Vineland (N.J.) Daily Journal]
State Assemblyman Nelson Albano welcomes commercial growth and new jobs in his legislative district. But he doesn't want a Wal-Mart Supercenter in his city. In 2004, when the company first proposed building a Supercenter on West Landis Avenue near Delsea Drive, Albano was among dozens of union employees who spoke out against the project at city meetings
Friday, August 10, 2007
New Jersey fights back
Posted by Joe F. at 8/10/2007 11:15:00 AM