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Family-run Remke Markets supermarket chain is sold

Mar 2, 2017 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

Remke Markets has been sold to a Findlay-based company, the grocer informed shoppers Feb. 24.

Remke's 10 supermarkets in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky will remain open, but come under the management of Fresh Encounter Inc., which operates four other grocery chains. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The family-led company, founded in 1897, was the last locally based supermarket chain other than Kroger Co.

"The decision to sell Remke Markets was a

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