Wegmans says no to Albany area

Wegmans says no to Albany area

There are 6 comments on the The Business Review (Albany) story from Nov 2, 2010, titled Wegmans says no to Albany area. In it, The Business Review (Albany) reports that:

Wegmans is not looking to open a supermarket in the Albany, New York, area, despite speculation in a Syracuse newspaper about the companya s plans.

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Lord Haw Haw

Cohoes, NY

#1 Nov 2, 2010
Very smart not to mess with the Golub's. Just ask Hannaford, which is barely hanging on in the Capital Region.
jim

Albany, NY

#2 Nov 4, 2010
there is a mutual agreement between golub and wegmans. Not to cross into others territory.
blob

Albany, NY

#3 Nov 5, 2010
Safeway coming to Albany.
Andrew not the Man

Albany, NY

#4 Nov 5, 2010
jim wrote:
there is a mutual agreement between golub and wegmans. Not to cross into others territory.
There WAS and agreement. Recently Golub and Wegmans were both fined for doing so as it violates laws relating to competative prices and denying the public a choice. Golub purchased old P&C markets in Syracuse and Utica (Wegman Territory) to avoid another fine. Wegmans will build here and crush Golub and Hannaford.. Just ask Tops and the fomer Star Market what they did to them. Check out the new store going up in Cario. I'm sure you'll find its going to be a Wegmans
jim

Albany, NY

#5 Nov 12, 2010
Andrew not the Man wrote:
<quoted text>There WAS and agreement. Recently Golub and Wegmans were both fined for doing so as it violates laws relating to competative prices and denying the public a choice. Golub purchased old P&C markets in Syracuse and Utica (Wegman Territory) to avoid another fine. Wegmans will build here and crush Golub and Hannaford.. Just ask Tops and the fomer Star Market what they did to them. Check out the new store going up in Cario. I'm sure you'll find its going to be a Wegmans
Thats what I heard. I did some remodeling work in the old p&c stores that PC bought, for change over. And all their stores and main office. Now that golub dumped us for a cheaper company, I don't shop at their stores.
Organic rocks

East Haven, CT

#6 Feb 19, 2013
Any news on Wegmans coming here?

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