Price Chopper

12:35 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

As Price Chopper Era Ends, Golub CEO Considers What's In A Name

One of the most quoted lines from William Shakespeare is his enduring question "What's in a name?" from Romeo and Juliet. The Bard apparently knew what he was talking about when it comes to corporate branding and supermarkets. This week, the Golub Corp. announced that its 134 Price Chopper stores in the region would change to Market 32 to reflect evolving customer needs. CEO Jerry Golub tells WAMC News how the change came about after 41 years as Price Chopper.

Capital Region News
12:29 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Price Chopper's New Brand And Name: Market 32

Market 32 logo, the new name and brand for Price Chopper supermarkets.

A major chain of grocery stores around the Northeast will start to see changes over the next five years. Yesterday, the Golub Corporation unveiled the new branding, banner, and name of its of Price Chopper stores.

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Capital Region News
12:25 pm
Tue November 11, 2014

Price Chopper Unveils New Name: Market 32

One the region’s biggest grocery chains is getting a new name. The Golub Corporation unveiled a $300 million investment, new banner, and branding of its Price Chopper Stores Tuesday.

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Hudson Valley News
9:01 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Salad Bars Are Donated To Two Newburgh Area Schools

Credit WAMC/Allison Dunne

Two schools in New York are the latest recipients of donated salad bars. The two Newburgh-area schools are now part of a national effort supported by First Lady Michelle Obama to help kids make healthy choices.

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Hudson Valley News
7:11 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Rare Lobsters Found in New York Supermarkets

Credit Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk

Five rare, orange lobsters turned up at Price Chopper supermarkets in New York this week, including one in the Hudson Valley and another in the Capital Region. WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne reports on the unusual occurrence and what will happen to the crustaceans.

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New York News
4:43 pm
Tue February 26, 2013

NY AG: Deceptive Price Chopper Business Practices Cost Shoppers Millions

A war of words has broken out between the State Attorney General's office and a regional grocery chain.

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has announced an agreement with Price Chopper that will require the grocery store chain to change the way it advertises and promotes its coupons in New York State and pay a $100,000 penalty.  Schneiderman's office conducted an investigation which revealed that Price Chopper advertised its stores accepted double coupons but failed to disclose important restrictions that applied to that policy.

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Capital District News
12:35 pm
Wed July 18, 2012

Neil Golub - Executive Chairman of the Board, Price Chopper supermarkets

The Schenectady Museum is undergoing a major change. Plans have been announced for the museum to become The Learning Center. Heading the effort is Neil Golub, the executive chairman of the board of Price Chopper supermarkets, who says there will be two main interactive science programs; the Exploratorium and the Challenger Learning Center. He spoke with WAMC’s Brian Shields.