SOURCE: Chain Store Guide

September 11, 2007 09:45 ET

Chain Store Guide Introduces Top Company Profiles

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - September 11, 2007) - Chain Store Guide® announced today the introduction of Top Company Profiles, new comprehensive reports on the nation's leading retailers.

The Top Company Profiles provide in-depth, contextual and graphical analysis on the leading supermarket, discount, and chain drug operators in North America. Each 30+ page report offers a unique blend of current operational data on each retailer combined with editorial analysis, historical and statistical data, market share performance and store location analysis, including maps and demographics.

Researched and developed by the industry experts at Chain Store Guide, the Top Company Profiles also detail the brands and models of technology used at the corporate and store levels. Additional editorial commentary delivers insight on key marketing and advertising strategies, including market overviews and competitive factors challenging each chain. Listings of executives and merchandising personnel for each company are also key features of the profiles.

Each Top Company Profile also includes an Excel spreadsheet containing all of the company's individual store locations with name, address, phone number, store number and CBSA (Core Based Statistical Area).

Chain Store Guide's Top Company Profiles can be used by suppliers, service providers, consultants, brokers and anyone involved in the distribution of products and services to the top retail accounts. These reports will allow users to gain a better understanding of the operations of the leading retail trend-setters and develop strategies and business plans to meet their objectives.

Chain Store Guide is the leading provider of comprehensive and definitive retail and foodservice solutions to businesses around the world. Chain Store Guide is a subsidiary of Lebhar-Friedman, Inc., founded in 1925 and publisher of such industry standards as Nation's Restaurant News, Drug Store News, Chain Store Age and Retailing Today.

CSG currently is offering 16 different Top Company Profiles focusing on the leading companies in the supermarket, discount, and drug store industries including Publix Super Markets, Supervalu Inc., Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Target Corp., The Walgreen Company and CVS Caremark Corp.

CSG's Top Company Profiles are available for $1,295 each. Visit or call 800-465-7661.

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