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November 09, 2011
Furniture moved out of City Market head office

Furniture was carried away yesterday from the headquarters of Bahamas Supermarkets Ltd. on East West Highway, leading some people to wonder about the current affairs of the company, which has faced challenges in recent weeks.
The company has, however, made no announcements about any major changes in recent times.
In an interview with The Nassau Guardian in late September, Bahamas Supermarkets Pres...

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January 06, 2011
Police: Scam artists target food stores

Commercial crime investigators have uncovered a new fake check scam targeting major supermarkets.
Head of the Business and Technology Crimes Unit of the Central Detective Unit (CDU) Assistant Superintendent Michael Moxey said yesterday that the scam is being backed by an organized crime ring.
Moxey said that while the group is well organized, suspects do not always succeed in passing off the fake ...

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August 18, 2016
Grand Raffle launched by Red Cross

THE Bahamas Red Cross Society Grand Raffle is an annual tradition that provides much needed funds to assist in meeting the demands for humanitarian services as well as the operational needs of the organisation.

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Caribbean Muzik Festival Ticket Sales
September 07, 2015
Caribbean Muzik Festival Ticket Sales

Super Value’s Quality Stamps Instead of Cash. Mr. Rupert Roberts, President of Super Value Food Stores Ltd., announced today that all Super Value supermarkets in The Bahamas will not only be sales outlets for tickets to October’s Caribbean Muzik Festival...

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September 07, 2015
Muzik Festival tickets at Super Value

Rupert Roberts, president of Super Value Food Stores Ltd., has announced that all Super Value supermarkets in The Bahamas will not only be sales outlets for tickets to October's Caribbean Muzik Festival, but they will also accept payment in quality stamps.

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April 02, 2012
PM blames PLP gov't for City Market woes

Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham on Saturday night suggested that a decision made by the Christie administration in 2006 to approve the sale of City Market to a foreign group and a small prominent Bahamian private investor group ultimately led to the crisis the food store chain is currently facing.
Providing a history of City Market, Ingraham noted it was originally Bahamian owned.
One of the early ...

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Xtra Valu Revives Oakes Field Plaza
December 11, 2012
Xtra Valu Revives Oakes Field Plaza

Executives at the Xtra Valu supermarket in the Oakes Field Shopping Plaza are reporting strong sales after the food store's first weekend in operation.
The store, a new player on the supermarket scene, officially took over the site late last week which formerly housed the old City Market food store.

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Progress On City Market Severance Packages, Says PM
September 12, 2012
Progress On City Market Severance Packages, Says PM

Months after Bahamas Supermarkets Limited (BSL) sold the City Market food store chain to Super Value, hundreds of former employees are still awaiting severance packages.

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May 05, 2012
Former City Market employees to get unemployment benefits

Minister of Labour Dion Foulkes yesterday said that nearly 300 former City Market employees would benefit from the government's National Insurance unemployment program.
"We started the process this morning down at the National Insurance building," said Foulkes.
He spoke with reporters outside the last meeting of Cabinet before the general election.
"We have the Department of Labour there and certi...

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April 05, 2012
Finlayson: Minority shareholders will not see return

The owners of Trans Island Traders (TIT) are not the only ones that are losing out on City Market's demise. More than 1,400 minority shareholders won't be seeing any return on their investment now or in the future, according to the supermarket chief.
Mark Finlayson, president of Bahamas Supermarkets Limited (BSL), confirmed to Guardian Business that when his family acquired the supermarket chain i...

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