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Carr-Gottstein Foods Co.

Industry: Food & Beverage/Supermarket Chain
Investment Date: Jan-91
Company Location:
Fund: Pacific Life Portfolio

Carr-Gottstein Foods Company, headquartered in Anchorage, AK, was the largest food retailer in Alaska with 49 stores as well as the state's only full-line food warehouse and distribution center. The company had 60% share of the Anchorage market and was the state's largest pharmaceutical distributor with 80% market share.

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Greg Tucholski, CEO
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