The Board of Directors of Delhaize America, Inc. (NYSE: DZA)(NYSE: DZB) has declared as of February 13, 2001, a quarterly cash dividend of $0.1587 per share on the outstanding Class A common shares and $0.1569 per share on the outstanding Class B common shares of the Corporation. The dividend will be payable on March 13, 2001 to shareholders of record as of February 27, 2001.
Delhaize America is the parent company of Food Lion, Hannaford Bros. and Kash n' Karry. With more than 1,400 stores on the Eastern seaboard, the combined companies form the fifth-largest supermarket operator in the United States, with stores from Maine to Florida. For more information, visit the Delhaize America website at http://www.delhaizeamerica.com/.
investor relations, Amy Shue, 704-633-8250, ext. 2529, or
media relations, Tawn Earnest, 704-633-8250, ext. 2185, both of Delhaize