Nearly century-old Pee Dee grocery company bought by Lowes Foods owner
The parent company of the Lowes Foods supermarket chain is acquiring a Pee Dee-based grocer and food distributor that’s been in business for nearly a century.
Under the sale agreement, W. Lee Flowers & Co. of Scranton will now operate as a subsidiary of North Carolina-based Alex Lee. Operations will continue at the firm’s Florence County headquarters.
Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed…..