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Market Basket: The Return of Boomer Activism

Forbes - 28 Aug 2014
Workers at the Market Basket supermarket chain just successfully undertook a high-risk job action with potentially historic repercussions. But this was more than just a fight for leadership control. It was also a story about boomers standing up for ...
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Westbrook To Get Maine's 2nd Market Basket Grocery Store

Maine Public - 17 Nov 2017
The Massachusetts-based grocery chain Market Basket is bringing a second store to southern Maine. It will be the anchor store for a large shopping development on a former industrial site in Westbrook. The Market Basket store would be part of a half ...
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Maine's 2nd Market Basket to anchor shopping plaza planned for Westbrook

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 17 Nov 2017
“I was able to negotiate to replace the Walmart Supercenter with Market Basket,” said Anton Melchionda, principal at Waterstone Properties Group. “We have a history with Market Basket. We're biased, but we believe strongly that they are the premier ...
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Chelsea Salvation Army Kicks Off Kettles at Market Basket

Chelsea Record - 17 Nov 2017
The Salvation Army on Chestnut Street kicked off its efforts last weekend, but officially kicked them off with a small ceremony at Market Basket on Tuesday morning. “The Kettle drive is very important because this is how we make money for our ...
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Maybe a website is a necessary evil, but not for Market Basket

The Boston Globe - 26 Oct 2017
As if 2017 weren't surreal enough, now Market Basket has a website. A digital strategy, even. Shudder. Speaking as someone who shopped here since it was called Demoulas — and who has several extended family members who started their careers in ...
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Market Basket Launches Its First Website...In 2017

New Hampshire Public Radio - 27 Oct 2017
There was a certain admiration for a century-old supermarket chain as it bucked trends and refused to go online. Even when Market Basket launched its official website this week, it did so on its on terms. The site is more informational than ...
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Market Basket plans for new site in Lowell

Lowell Sun - 26 Oct 2017
The company is considering opening another store in Lowell on Pawtucket Boulevard, just across the Merrimack River from one of its oldest locations, city officials said. Market Basket representatives have filed an environmental notification form with ...
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After Years of Holding Out, Market Basket Hits the Web

Everett Independent - 11 Nov 2017
Market Basket has routinely focused its attention on operating its stores, building relationships with suppliers and reinforcing the “More For your Dollar” motto. In fact, many within the company had believed that an online presence could be a ...
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Market Basket launches its first website

The Union Leader - 25 Oct 2017
Under 2014, the website's history section reads, "An unprecedented summer that draws worldwide attention to Market Basket, where associates, customers, and vendors support a seven-week boycott. Over 25,000 associates and millions of customers united ...
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Market Basket considering opening new Massachusetts location

WHDH-TV - 26 Oct 2017
The store's new location would be near another Market Basket that sits just across the Merrimack River. Lowell Director of Development Services Eric Slagle told the newspaper that Market Basket has already drafted preliminary plans to build on the site.
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Market Basket Mauriceville store reopens

Orange Leader - 15 Nov 2017
Market Basket announced the re-opening of their Mauriceville Store at the corner of Hwy 62 and Hwy 12 in Mauriceville after receiving devastating damages during Hurricane Harvey. The current Market Basket in Mauriceville has renovated store space to ...
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Investigation leads to arrest of Danvers man on theft charge

The Salem News - 18 Nov 2017
On Monday, police received a report from a woman saying her wallet had been stolen while she was shopping at the Rowley Market Basket the previous day. Police began an investigation, which included reviewing surveillance footage and making images of ...
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Workout and dance studio adds to Granger center

South Bend Tribune - 12 Nov 2017
Don't forget: The Market Basket live chat will return at noon Tuesday. See you there. Jake Brown's column runs on Wednesdays and Sundays. Contact him at or 574-235-6244. You can also talk retail at and at ...
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Honeybaked Ham poised for move to Toscana Park in Mishawaka

South Bend Tribune - 22 Oct 2017
Workers are pushing toward the finish line at the new Honeybaked Ham location in Toscana Park. Owner LuAnn Smith VanDalsen believes it will be a more efficient space and connected to customers coming in for lunch. Tribune Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN.
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Reporter's Notebook: OMS teacher's high-tech gear engages students

Oneonta Daily Star - 18 Nov 2017
The New York Farm Bureau released its 2017 Market Basket Survey, revealing that the price of an average Thanksgiving Day dinner has decreased by 10 percent since last year. Average cost this year is $44.74, according to the media release, and includes ...

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