Winn-Dixie Asks Judge To Add Minutes To Clock

Law360, New York (August 17, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Southern supermarket giant Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. has asked the presiding judge in its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings to extend a deadline, hoping for more time to woo creditors to accept its reorganization plan.

The company has requested an additional 60 days, which would give the company until Oct. 31 to lobby for approval.

The supermarket chain also announced that it sold 12 supermarkets in the Bahamas for around $54 million.

Winn-Dixie Stores Inc. got the stamp of approval for its reorganization plan on August 4 when...
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