Guest post, David Gray Eliot, ME Letter to the Editor Seacoast Online

Seacoast Online Aug. 19 — To the Editor: At the intersection of stubborn and stupid streets, we pedestrians get the displeasure of watching the Demoulas family about to crash head-on. Having spent more than 25 years of my life in human resources management, I have never encountered a more bizarre business situation. For the past […]

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“there is nothing that stands in the way of getting this done this weekend”–ATD

http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2014/08/22/demoulas/MwC4vzWVHhW73nva23dvHO/story.html As you can see from the Boston Globe article all stumbling blocks have been removed from the ATD offer to buy the 50.5% of the company and ASD is also no longer involved in financing any part of the deal. The Governors of MA and NH made a statement posted earlier that they were […]

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Governors’ Statement

Governor Patrick from MA and Governor Hassan from NH today released a joint statement regarding the sale of our company. The statement is as follows; “In briefings today, all parties report that they are optimistic that an agreement will be reached to sell the company to Arthur T. Demoulas and to restore him to operating […]

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Boston Globe Magazine

http://www.bostonglobe.com/magazine/2014/08/20/market-basket-meltdown-views-from-laura-sen-robert-reich-and-more/EIckAsHW0L8savR4TOqXXN/story.html

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Why did JP Morgan sell 14% of their stock in Delhaize (Hannaford) on May 31, 2014?

As you can see in the attached document, JP Morgan is the 15th largest shareholder of Delhaize (Hannaford) with 678,000 shares. JP Morgan is the investment bank that has been hired by the Board of Directors (controlled by the ASD side) to handle the  sale of the company. It is also interesting that JP Morgan sold […]

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Couple of good articles today

http://bostonherald.com/business/business_markets/2014/08/bowman_arthur_ian_legend_createdhttp://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/08/19/sjc-dorchester-man-may-have-been-too-drunk-convicted-first-degree-murder-for-killing-girlfriend/a93XEcph9uVNxPWuUv5qtO/story.html?p1=Article_InThisSection_Bottom

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What is behind the Hannaford (Delhaize) bid?

Let’s think for a second about which supermarket is benefitting most from our protest and boycott. There is no doubt that Hannaford’s is seeing record volume day in and day out while we are trying to save Market Basket. We’ve all seen pictures of their parking lots being jammed and their help wanted ads from […]

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Open Mouth, Insert Foot…Again

At first it was challenging to respond to the Board’s PR firm KEKST and the co-CEO’s PR firm O’Neill and Associates but at this point it is almost not worth doing because the Market Basket faithful can see right through these statements and rip them to shreds with little if any prompting from WAMB. Today […]

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Letter from a Longtime and Loyal Business Partner

Owners of Boston Sword & Tuna End Relationship With Current Market Basket Management We are one of several suppliers of fresh seafood to Market Basket- possibly the largest. We provide a variety of wild items typically found in retail markets throughout New England, including Cod, Haddock, Scallops, swordfish and tuna. The largest volume we provide […]

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We the People have Spoken…have you heard it now?

Tonight the customers gathered at the Tewksbury #8 store for a rally just for them, there were however several associates within the crowd. The speakers were absolutely great with their heart felt speeches, all of them speaking about how they would continue the boycott until ATD is returned as CEO with full authority. One customer […]

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