October 22, 2014 3:40 AM ET

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Company Overview of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc.

Company Overview

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. operates conventional supermarkets, combination food and drug stores, and limited assortment food stores in the United States. The company’s stores offer grocery products, including grocery, frozen foods, dairy, general merchandise/health and beauty aids, wine, beer, spirits, and pharmacy; meat products, such as meat, deli, bakery, and seafood; and produce comprising produce and floral products, as well as provides on-site banking services. Its stores also sell private label products under the brand names of America’s Choice, America’s Choice Gold, America’s Choice Healthy Kids, Hartford Reserve, Smart Price, Green Way, Via Roma, and Live Better...

2 Paragon Drive

Montvale, NJ 07645

United States

Founded in 1859

11,005 Employees





Key Executives for The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc.

Chief Executive and President
Age: 44
Chief Accounting Officer
Age: 48
Senior Vice President and General Manager of The Food Emporium
Senior Vice President of Supply & Logistics
Age: 46
Chief Strategy Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Key Developments

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Issues Statement Regarding The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Securities Litigation

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP issued statement regarding The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. securities litigation to all persons who purchased the publicly-traded securities of The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) between July 23, 2009 and December 10, 2010, inclusive (class period). Persons are notified that pursuant to an order of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, a hearing will be held on December 18, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., before the Honorable William J. Martini, at the Martin Luther King Building & United States Courthouse, Courtroom MLK 4B, 50 Walnut Street, Newark, New Jersey 07101, for the purpose of determining (1) whether the proposed settlement of the action for the sum of $9,000,000.00 in cash should be approved by the court as fair, reasonable, and adequate; (2) whether, thereafter, this action should be dismissed with prejudice against the settling defendants as set out in the settlement agreement dated May 8, 2014; (3) whether the plan of distribution of settlement proceeds is fair, reasonable and adequate, and therefore should be approved; and (4) the reasonableness of the application of lead counsel for the payment of attorneys' fees and expenses, together with interest thereon, and payment to lead plaintiffs for their expenses incurred in representing the class.

Edible Garden Available at A&P Throughout the Northeast

Terra Tech Corp. subsidiary Edible Garden announced new retail outlets for their line of living produce. The company is now shipping 4" Living Herbs to A&P grocery stores throughout the Northeast. The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company operates more than 300 stores operating under the A&P, Food Basics, The Food Emporium, Pathmark, Superfresh and Waldbaum's banners.

Marley Coffee Broadens Distribution across Northeastern U.S. with Product Placement in Five Supermarket Chains

Marley Coffee is broadening the distribution of its coffee products across the northeastern United States by placing its products into five supermarket chains: Kings Food Markets, Balducci's Food Lovers Market, A&P, Waldbaum's and Pathmark. Kings Food Markets, based in Parsippany, New Jersey, and Balducci's Food Lover's Market, based in Germantown, Maryland, will carry Marley Coffee RealCups(TM) and 8 oz Marley Coffee bags in all 31 stores comprising both chains. Kings operates 25 stores in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut; Balducci's operates six stores in Connecticut, New York, Maryland and Virginia. Kings and Balducci's will both carry Marley Coffee's 'One Love,' 'Get Up, Stand Up' and 'Lively Up!' blends in Marley Coffee RealCups format and 8 oz Marley Coffee bags format. In addition, The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P), the grocery chain based in Montvale, New Jersey, will carry Marley Coffee RealCups(TM) in 125 of its A&P, Waldbaum's and Pathmark stores across the New York City-New Jersey region. These stores will carry Marley Coffee's 'One Love,' 'Get Up, Stand Up' and 'Lively Up!' blends in Marley Coffee RealCups format. The products will be sold in freestanding displays located in store aisles.

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