Tagged: edwards food giant

Big Box Stores Pushing Hard on Alcohol Sales Nationwide

by Jan Cottingham 5/29/2017 12:00 am

The successful push by big grocers like Wal-Mart and Kroger to expand the selection of wine they sell in Arkansas wasn’t the first such effort and it won’t be the last.

Arkansas Lawmakers Advance Junk Food Ban for Food Stamps

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/18/2017 6:59 am

Arkansas would ban food stamps from being used to purchase soda or junk food under a proposal endorsed by a legislative committee Tuesday, joining a list of Republican-led states hopeful the Trump administration will allow such restrictions to the federal program.

Update: Waldrip Family to Purchase Forrest City Bank

by Gwen Moritz 10/4/2016 11:18 am

Big Creek Bancshares, formed in September by Mark Waldrip of Moro (Lee County) and Nathan Waldrip of Jonesboro, has struck a deal to buy Forrest City Bank from Forrest City Financial Corp.

Brinkley Kroger Keeps Lease Despite Competitor Becoming New Landlord

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/30/2013 12:00 am

The 70,400-SF Pinecrest Shopping Center in Brinkley was sold at auction back in May. The buyer in that $975,000 deal was Edprop Development Co. LLC, an affiliate of Edwards Food Giant. The purchase made Steve Edwards, president of the Marianna-based grocery chain, a landlord to a competitor: Kroger.

When You Just Have to Have it: Supermarkets' Opening and Closing Times

by Karen Martin 9/15/2011 5:29 am

Want to make an early-morning or late-night grocery run, but aren't sure if your favorite supermarket is open? This list of opening and closing times may help.

Wanted: Grocery Store Sherpa for Men

by Mark Carter 9/21/2010 8:25 am

There's a new Hall of Mirrors in town, folks. No need to wait for the state fair. Food Giant has provided what amounts to yet another hedge maze labyrinth not suited for men's inner-radar.

Tanglewood Food Giant to Open Sept. 11

by Karen Martin 9/11/2010 6:38 am

The long-awaited opening of Food Giant at Tanglewood (Cantrell Road and Mississippi Street in Little Rock) is scheduled for 9 a.m. Sept. 11.