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Houchens Industries donates $10,000 to support Haiti Relief Efforts



Twenty Houchens Industries owned IGA stores received the top honor of IGA Five Star Retailers for 2010.



IGA Names 2010 IGA USA International Retailer of the Year



 


     

Houchens Save A Lot Divisions raise $110,000 for St. Jude's



September 24, 2009 — This year marks the 20th Anniversary of Grocers Fight Cancer fundraising event for the American Cancer Society. All Houchens Markets, Jr. Food Stores, IGA, Crossroads IGA, IGA Express and Shell locations will be selling pink paper ribbons for a dollar each during the entire month of October.



September 29, 2009 — R.H. Moore Drug Co. of Franklin is excited to announce its new partnership with Sheldon’s Express Pharmacies. Sheldon’s Express, a subsidiary of Houchens Industries, is one of Kentucky’s fastest-growing pharmacy chains and a leader in cutting-edge pharmaceutical retail.



 


     

March 31, 2009 — Jimmie Gipson, Chairman, and Spencer Coates, President, of Houchens Industries, Inc. announced today the closing of the acquisition of Sheldon’s Express Pharmacies, headquartered in Bowling Green, Kentucky.



February 19th 2009 – Houchens Industries announced today the completion of the acquisition of White’s Fresh Foods.



July 25th, 2008 – Houchens Industries, Inc. announced today the closing of the acquisition of Tampico Beverages, Inc.



 


     

June 3rd, 2008 – Houchens Industries announced today the acquisition of Buehlers Foods has been completed.



April 30, 2008 – Houchens Industries, Inc. announced today it has acquired a 50% interest in Stephens Pipe & Steel, LLC



March 31, 2008 – Houchens Industries, Inc., announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Hilliard Lyons from The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.



 


     

March 3rd, 2008 – Houchens Industries announced today closing of the acquisition of all franchise assets of Cohen Fashion Optical. Inc.