The grocery-store industry now faces, in addition to overseas competitors, a deep-pocketed rival with a track record of moving customers online.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MAY 07, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
AMIR AHMED KAID ALYAFAI
9604 JAMAICA AVENUE
WOODHAVEN, NEW YORK, 11421
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - 96 DELI & GROCERY INC
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