Friday, February 12, 2016Kroger and The Fresh Market at Tower’s Shopping Center
Shares of The Fresh Market jumped Thursday as word spread that Kroger (NYSE:KR) is actively pursuing The Fresh Market (NASDAQ:TFM). The specialty grocer is based in Greensboro, North Carolina. Both Kroger and The Fresh Market have a store in Roanoke’s Towers Shopping Center.
Kroger is also home for their Mid-Atlantic Division on Peters Creek Road at Roanoke’s Northwest quadrant.
According to a report by Senior Reporter, Owen Covington, in Greensboro’s Triad Business Journal Reuters citing sources familiar with the matter, reports that Kroger, the country’s largest supermarket chain, is in the second round