Hannaford Announces Layoffs 

Layoffs could be in store for some employees at Hannaford supermarkets.The company’s parent company, Delhaize Group, announced a restructuring plan Thursday that will affect the supermarket chain.It will take place over the next 12 to 18 months and most likely will include job cuts in the finance and accounting department.The C.E.O. of Delhaize Group says by streamlining their U.S. operations, the company will become stronger and more efficient.