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Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC | 5050 Edgewood Court | Jacksonville, FL 32254 | (904) 783-5000 For Immediate Release Bi-Lo Holdings Announces 13 Store Closures Following FTC Approval of Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid’s Acquisition JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 25, 2014 – Bi-Lo Holdings, LLC, parent company of BI-LO and Winn-Dixie supermarket chains, today announced the difficult but necessary decision to close eight of the acquired Delhaize America (Euronext Brussels: DELB – NYSE: DEG) and five Bi-Lo Holdings stores due to close geographic proximity. Earlier today both companies announced that they have received approval from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to proceed with the transaction to acquire the Sweetbay, Harveys and Reid’s supermarket chains from Delhaize Group pending the divestiture of 12 stores by Bi-Lo Holdings and Delhaize Group retaining two stores and converting them to the Food Lion banner. The FTC’s approval is pursuant to a consent order accepted by the FTC for public comment on February 25, 2014. The order is subject to final approval by the FTC after the close of a 30-day comment period. “Given the number of stores we are acquiring, we anticipated that we may be asked by the FTC to divest some stores to close the deal. In addition, with the close proximity of some of the Bi-Lo Holdings and Delhaize stores, we also knew that we would have to close a few stores as part of the acquisition,” said R. Randall Onstead, president and CEO of Bi-Lo Holdings. “We appreciate the many contributions our associates in these stores have made, and we will ensure they are treated respectfully and have the opportunity to pursue other open positions in nearby stores.” The stores planned for closure are as follows: Store Sweetbay #1906 Sweetbay #1798 Sweetbay #1872 Harveys #2360 Harveys #2364 Reid's #1507 Reid's #2158 Reid's #2612 Winn-Dixie #699 Winn-Dixie #624 Winn-Dixie #647 Winn-Dixie #101 BI-LO #5423 Location Naples, Fla. Dade City, Fla. Zephyrhills, Fla. Green Cove Springs, Fla. Tallahassee, Fla. Walterboro, S.C. Cayce, S.C. Orangeburg, S.C. St. Petersburg, Fla. Tarpon Springs, Fla. Seffner, Fla. Moultrie, Ga. Aiken, S.C. *Closure Date March 22, 2014 April 5, 2014 April 5, 2014 May 3, 2014 May 3, 2014 May 31, 2014 May 31, 2014 May 31, 2014 May 10, 2014 May 17, 2014 May 24, 2014 June 14, 2014 July 12, 2014 *Sorted by banner

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