A&P acquired the Farmer Jack chain
in 1989 and at present operates 66 stores in greater Detroit and its suburbs.
has put its 66-unit Farmer Jack chain
in the Detroit area up for sale, with hopes to unload it by the end of the summer.
Lead Director Jack Chain
, who plans to retire from the board next year, was elected as a Class I director (with a term that expires in 2008).
Paul Borman, then head of the Farmer Jack chain
that dominated the metropolitan Detroit market, complained that he was not a chain despite operating hundreds of stores.
NYSE: GAP) owner of the Farmer Jack chain
, was at the store prior to the grand reopening and said, "This new Farmer Jack Super Store is typical of the new and remodeled facilities that are making Farmer Jack one of the most modern regional supermarket chains in America.
Jim is a proven leader and will do an excellent job heading Thomas Group," said Jack Chain
, General, USAF (Retired) and Chairman of Thomas Group.
Commenting on Hamann's decision, Jack Chain
, Chairman of Thomas Group, said, "We very much appreciate John's contributions to the company.
, Chairman of Thomas Group, commented on the election of Mr.
Commenting on the approval of the conversion of the Notes to common stock John Hamann, President and Chief Executive Officer said, "I am pleased to announce that our shareholders ratified the conversion of the two million in notes of Jack Chain
and Ned Evans to equity.
OTCBB:TGIS) today announced that it had executed a term sheet with General Jack Chain
, Chairman of the Board of the Company, and that definitive agreements consistent with the provisions of the term sheet have been completed by the parties.
General Jack Chain
, Chairman of the Board of Directors, commented, "John Hamann brings to Thomas Group a proven track record of performance in a variety of settings, having worked for large companies such as General Electric and Sunbeam, as well as high-tech startups.