Furrs Announces Fleming Transaction Anticipated to Close by August 31, 2001

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Furrs Supermarkets announced today that the sale of stores to Fleming Companies Inc. is projected to close on
Friday, Aug. 31.

At the request of Fleming, Furrs is reducing inventory levels at three stores by offering storewide discounts on merchandise. These three locations will be inventoried on
the dates listed below and will not reopen prior to Friday, Aug. 31:

-- Furrs, 5815 Wyoming NE/Academy, Albuquerque, closing on Aug. 27 at 8 p.m.
-- Furrs, 3301 Coors/Sequoia, Albuquerque, closing on Aug. 28 at 6 p.m.
-- Furrs, 2280 B Wyoming NE/Menaul, Albuquerque, closing on Aug. 29 at 1 p.m
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