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Food supplier asks judge for rights to auction Joe Caputo & Sons' last three suburban supermarkets over debt

Jonathan Bilyk Apr. 12, 2016, 12:34pm

As claims for unpaid invoices for meats, fruits, vegetables and more continue to pile up, the remaining store locations run by suburban supermarket chain Joe Caputo & Sons appear headed to the auction block this spring.

Four more fruit, vegetable suppliers demand $1.1 million in unpaid invoices from Joe Caputo's supermarkets

Jonathan Bilyk Feb. 24, 2016, 4:54pm

Already under a court order that liquidated some of its assets to pay a different produce supplier, suburban supermarket chain Joe Caputo & Sons could now face claims from more suppliers of fresh fruits and vegetables, who have asked a federal judge to let them make their case why the supermarket business should pay them almost $1.1 million for produce they say Caputo’s received, but has yet to pay for.