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March 24, 2012
City Market workers fear store closures

Some managers and line staff employees of City Market food stores yesterday claimed that the parent company, Bahamas Supermarkets Limited (BSL), plans to close its doors throughout New Providence on Friday, and is currently seeking a new buyer for the grocery store chain.
News of the pending closure came during a meeting held on Thursday between some representatives of Bahamas Commercial Stores Su...

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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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November 02, 2011
U.S. supplier files law suit against City Market

A US-based pork and beef supplier filed legal action against Bahamas Supermarkets Limited(BSL), the parent company of the City Market food store chain, in federal court in the U.S. over money it alleges is owed it by the Bahamian firm for products received.Kansas Packing LLC, a New Jersey company, is suing BSL in the United States District Court Southern District of Florida Miami Division. At stak...

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November 02, 2011
U.S .supplier files law suit against City Market

A US-based pork and beef supplier filed legal action against Bahamas Supermarkets Limited(BSL), the parent company of the City Market food store chain, in federal court in the U.S. over money it alleges is owed it by the Bahamian firm for products received.Kansas Packing LLC, a New Jersey company, is suing BSL in the United States District Court Southern District of Florida Miami Division. At stak...

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September 28, 2011
Finlayson fires back at Thompson

City Market says it will see Thompson Trading or other wholesalers in court if necessary to prove that if there was any breach of an agreement they reached late last year, it was not committed by the food store chain.

Mark Finlayson, president of City Market's parent Bahamas Supermarkets Limited (BSL), said the majority of local wholesalers have been honoring the terms of their December 2010 ag...

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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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November 11, 2010
City Market sale finalized

Bahamas Supermarkets Ltd (BSL), operators of the City Market food stores, late Wednesday finalized the sale of 78 percent of its shares to the 100 percent Bahamian-owned Trans Island Traders Ltd. group.
Trans Island is headed by businessman Mark Finlayson, who employees have labeled "the comeback kid."
The company is now awaiting Central Bank approval of the deal. Well placed sources estimate that...

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Scrap the Table Scraps
October 09, 2018
Scrap the Table Scraps

Vet says human foods can harm pets...Mouthwatering jerk chicken or spicy curry mutton might be meals fit for a king, but these perennial favorites are detrimental to his loyal companions, Fido and Kitty...

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September 07, 2018
Give your dog a bone? Vet says, "Not so fast" Table scraps pose potential danger to internal organs

Its a piece of advice that runs counter to the bone-loving dogs the mass media has for generations depicted cooked bones from table scraps can be harmful causing injuries or even fatalities...

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June 18, 2016
Venezuela: A perfect storm of disaster that shouldn't have happened

Keen observers saw it coming. Intelligence projected it would happen and others were in denial.

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