Sobeys closing Amherst Foodland

Sobeys closing Amherst Foodland

Darrell Cole - Cumberlandnewsnow.com

Sobeys has announced it's closing its Amherst Foodland operation as of July 6. Twenty-six employees will be impacted by the closure of the downtown area's only full-service grocery store.

Sobeys closing Amherst Foodland

June 26, 2014 - 10 h 06

Sobeys Atlantic Manager of Communications Shauna Selig confirmed Thursday the twenty-six employees at the downtown Amherst Foodland were notified of the decision Wednesday evening that the store will...

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Sobeys closing Amherst Foodland

Foodland employees blindsided by closure

June 26, 2014 - 15 h 51

AMHERST – Employees at Foodland felt as if they were punched in the gut when they were told their jobs are ending next week.

“There was no indication this was coming,” said an employee,...

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Foodland employees blindsided by closure

Amherst’s mayor concerned with loss of Foodland

June 26, 2014 - 16 h 27

AMHERST – Amherst’s mayor was disappointed several years ago when Co-op Atlantic pulled out of the downtown, and his doubly distressed with the decision to close the area’s last grocery store.

“I’m...

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Amherst’s mayor concerned with loss of Foodland