OC&C assists Jan Linders on cooperating agreement with Albert HeijnTuesday 31 January 2023 | News
OC&C is pleased to congratulate Jan Linders by person of Ferry Moolenschot, Leo Linders, Jonas Linders, Ruth Linders, and Lode Linders on their recent deal with Albert Heijn.
The deal is a true win-win, helping Jan Linders cement its long term perspective and allowing Albert Heijn to significantly strengthen its position in the south of the Netherlands.
The vast majority of the 63 stores will remain part of Jan Linders’ new franchise organization and will be converted into Albert Heijn franchise supermarkets. In addition, Jan Linders will be acquiring ten supermarkets from Albert Heijn in the south of the Netherlands. This cooperation agreement will help bolster ongoing extensive digitisation and rapidly changing customer expectations, which require major structural investments and a high rate of innovation to remain competitive. The agreement will help ensure a healthy future full of growth, expansion and profitability for both businesses.
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