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• Supervalu Inc. announced that its first quarter net profits were $162 million, compared to $148 million during the same period a year ago.

First quarter retail food net sales were $10.3 billion compared to $10.4 billion last year, a decrease of 0.7 percent, which the company said primarily reflected the impact of store closures and identical store sales of negative 0.9 percent. First quarter supply chain services net sales were $3.0 billion compared to $2.9 billion last year, an increase of 4.6 percent, primarily reflecting the pass through of inflation, new business growth and lower than normal customer attrition.

• Weis Markets said that its second quarter earnings were down 29 percent to $12.8 million, from $18.2 million during the same period a year earlier. Q2 sales were up four percent to $603.4 million, on same-store sales that were up 4.3 percent.

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