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2011

2011

Expanded "All Things Kosher" Selection Now Available at the Newly Renovated Bergenfield, New Jersey, Pathmark Store

Bergenfield, N.J. - Dec. 16, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) today announced the completed renovation of its Bergenfield Pathmark store. Now neighborhood residents can get fresh, high-quality kosher foods in a store staffed by a certified Mashgiach responsible for supervising the production of all things kosher. With triple the assortment of kosher products and the availability of fresh kosher meat and seafood, Pathmark's upgraded Bergenfield store is a one-stop-shop for kosher shoppers and also offers wide selection of non-kosher grocery items.

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A&P's Labor Partners Ratify Contract Modifications in Key Step Toward Completing Company's Financial Restructuring

MONTVALE, N.J. - December 1, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) today announced that the Locals of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) International Union have ratified modifications to their collective bargaining agreements with the Company. The new contracts are a key step toward completing the Company's financial restructuring.

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A&P Family of Supermarkets’ Exclusive Own Brand Products Offer Healthy, Tasty Options at a Great Value for a Complete Holiday Meal

Montvale, N.J. – November 18, 2011 – The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) has a full range of fresh, new options to make this year’s holiday meal stand out from the rest.

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Two Upper East Side Food Emporium Stores Transformed With a Fresh New Look

New York, N.Y. - November 17, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P) today announced the completed transformation of two New York City stores under The Food Emporium banner. Customers can now enjoy an enhanced shopping experience at the following two Upper East Side locations:

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A&P Forms New Partnership with the Peconic Land Trust to Help Reduce Waste and Further Local Conservation Efforts

Long Island, N.Y. - November 4, 2011 - Today the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) announced a new partnership with the Peconic Land Trust, a non-profit organization focused on conserving Long Island's working farms and natural lands.

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A&P Receives $490 Million Commitment to Sponsor Plan of Reorganization

MONTVALE, N.J. - November 3, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) today announced it has entered into an agreement to receive $490 million of debt and equity financing from private investors comprised of The Yucaipa Companies LLC, Mount Kellett Capital Management LP and investment funds managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, L.P. The agreement is subject to approval of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

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Local Tailgaters Get Their Grill On at a Gameday Cook-Off Competition

East Rutherford, N.J., - October 26, 2011 - Two local Jets Fans won big at A&P's Woodson & James tailgating cook-off event, which took place before the Jets-Chargers football game on Sunday, October 23. A&P sponsored this exciting event at MetLife stadium, where six contestants competed by cooking up the best-tasting steaks in the area.

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A&P Offers Kosher Products at a Great Value For Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Meal Planning

MONTVALE, N.J. - September 15, 2011 - As Jewish families prepare for the upcoming Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur holidays, The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) has what customers need to plan their holiday meals at a great value. A&P's Own Brand lines include popular Kosher holiday staples, such as America's Choice® honey and Green Way™ organic honey, as well as other key ingredients like apples and grape juice.

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Bergen County, New Jersey, K9 Unit to Receive $5,000 at 9/11 Tribute Event

MONTVALE, N.J. - September 9, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc., today announced that on behalf of the A&P family of supermarkets, Nestle Purina PetCare is donating $5,000 to the Bergen County Sheriff's Office K9 unit in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of September 11th. A&P's Woodcliff Lake store will host an event this morning to pay tribute to the search and rescue dogs that helped firefighters, policemen and volunteers during the September 11th recovery mission.

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Store Hours May Be Impacted by Hurricane Irene

MONTVALE, N.J. - August 27, 2011 - Due to weather conditions related to Hurricane Irene, some store hours may be impacted at A&P, Waldbaum's, Pathmark, Food Emporium, Superfresh and Food Basics stores. We are doing everything we can to keep our stores open as long as possible, while at the same time ensuring the safety of our Associates.

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A&P Opens New Superfresh Store in Philadelphia's Northern Liberties Neighborhood

MONTVALE, N.J. - August 26, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. today officially opens its brand-new Superfresh store at North 2nd Street and West Girard Avenue in Philadelphia’s Northern Liberties neighborhood. Mayor Michael A. Nutter and other community leaders will join A&P’s President and CEO Sam Martin and Superfresh Associates in a grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony, followed by a day filled with fun festivities for customers.

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Artichoke Basille's Pizza Co. Launches Line of Gourmet 10" Frozen Artichoke and Margherita Pies in Partnership with A&P

New York, NY - August 25, 2011 - Artichoke Basille's Pizza Co. has created the perfect frozen version of pizzaiolos Francis Garcia and Sal Basille's famous Artichoke pizza. In partnership with The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc., the line of 10" pies will be sold through A&P's exclusive Food Emporium Trading Company brand at more than 300 A&P, Food Emporium, Waldbaum's and Pathmark stores starting this week.

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New Live Better Baby Club Program Offers Instant Discounts to Shoppers at All A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium Stores

MONTVALE, N.J. - July 18, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced the launch of a new program to help customers save on their baby-related purchases. Members of the Live Better Baby Club will receive an automatic 10 percent discount on baby products every time they shop at A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium stores.

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A&P Introduces Exclusive Mid-Atlantic Country Farms Brand at Select A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium Stores

MONTVALE, N.J. - July 12, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced the launch of a brand new line of locally raised chicken, turkey and beef products exclusively available to customers at select A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium stores. All Mid-Atlantic Country Farms products are raised by family-owned farms using humane and sustainable farming methods, reducing the environmental impact of shipping food products over long distances.

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A&P Launches Preferred Pet Club Program in Collaboration with the ASPCA

MONTVALE, N.J.- July 6, 2011 -Today the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) announced that it has launched a new Preferred Pet Club program in collaboration with the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®). This new program offers exclusive discounts to pet owners across New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Connecticut, while supporting an organization renowned for its commitment to animal welfare.

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The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Forges New Agreement with C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

MONTVALE, N.J. - June 6, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced it will enter into a new supply and logistics agreement with its principal wholesale supplier, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., pending approval of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

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Waldbaum's and Pathmark Salute "Local Heroes" with Special Discounts on First Saturdays Throughout the Summer

MONTVALE, N.J. - June 3, 2011 - On Saturday, June 4th, the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) will kick off the first in a summer-long series of "Salute to Local Heroes" events in all Waldbaum's and Pathmark stores.

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The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. Completes Auction of 25 Superfresh Stores

MONTVALE, N.J. - May 25, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced that it recently completed the previously announced auction of 25 southern Superfresh locations, as it continues to fully implement its comprehensive financial and operational restructuring. The winning bids, which are subject to approval from the Bankruptcy Court before the sales would be completed, will be listed in motions of the Company to be filed with the Court on May 27.

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A&P Launches New and Exclusive Woodson & James Choice Angus Beef Line in all A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium Stores

MONTVALE, N.J. - May 24, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced the launch of a brand new line of premium-quality Angus beef featuring steakhouse-quality meat at affordable supermarket prices. Woodson & James Choice Angus Beef, exclusive to A&P banner stores, will replace the current beef steak and roast offerings in all A&P, Pathmark, Superfresh, Waldbaum's and The Food Emporium stores beginning Friday, May 27 - just in time for Memorial Day weekend and the start of the grilling season.

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The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. to Sell 25 Superfresh Stores as Part of Turnaround Strategy

MONTVALE, N.J. - April 13, 2011 - The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P, OTC: GAPTQ) today announced that it is filing a motion seeking court approval of bidding procedures to market and sell 25 Superfresh stores in two southern states and the District of Columbia, as the Company continues to fully implement its comprehensive financial and operational restructuring.

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