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January 10, 2013: 10:19 AM ET

Cerberus Capital Management has agreed to acquire a group of grocery, supermarket and in-store pharmacy brands from Supervalu Inc. (NYSE: SVU) for $3.3 billion. The included assets are Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Market stores and related Osco and Sav-on in-store pharmacies. Joining Cerberus in the investor group are Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE: KIM), Klaff Realty LP, Lubert-Adler Partners and Schottenstein Real Estate Group. www.supervalu.com

Advent International is among several bidders for the 70% stake in India's Alliance Tire Group that is being sold by Warburg Pincus, according to the FT. Other bidders include The Blackstone Group, KKR and Temasec. Warburg Pincus hired Credit Suisse back in October to manage the process, which could generate more than $500 million. www.warburgpincus.com

Bertram Capital has acquired Webex Inc., a Neenah, Wis.–based maker of precision-engineered rolls and specialized systems for web handling and converting applications. No financial terms were disclosed. Sellers include Wynnchurch Capital Partnerswww.webexinc.com

Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co. has acquired Royal Robbins Inc. from Kellwood Co., a portfolio company of Sun Capital Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Royal Robbins is a Modesto, Calif.–based designer, manufacturer and retailer of outdoor and travel apparel. www.royalrobbins.com

Candescent Partners has acquired Dermatology Associates of Tyler, a Tyler, Texas-based provider of medical and cosmetic dermatological services. No financial terms were disclosed. Candescent's co-investors included Eagle Private Capital and Harbert Mezzanine Partners. www.dermatologytyler.com

CVC Capital Partners is in exclusive talks to acquire an 80% stake in voice and non-voice business process outsourcing group SPi Global Holdings from Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PSE: TEL), according to Reuters. The deal would be worth around $320 million (including debt). www.spi-global.com

Eureka Growth Capital has sponsored a recapitalization of Creative Co-Op, a Temphis, Tenn.-based design, marketing and sourcing firm for home accent, décor and gift products. No financial terms were disclosed, except that debt financing was provided by Regions Bank. www.eurekagrowth.com

Evans Analytical Group, a portfolio company of Odyssey Investment Partners, has acquired Wildlife International, an Easton, Md.–based provider of ecotoxicology and environmental fate testing services, from The Riverside Company. www.wildlifeinternational.com

Match Marketing Group, a Toronto–based provider of shopper marketing solutions, has acquired Norwalk, Conn.-based Marketing Drive and its digital subsidiary (WELD Media) from River North Group. No financial terms were disclosed. Match Marketing is a portfolio company of Beringer Capital.www.matchmg.com

Marlin Equity Partners has acquired Verisae Inc., a Minneapolis-based provider of SaaS solutions for large grocery, food service and specialty retailers that want to better manage their maintenance, energy, environmental and sustainability programs. No financial terms were disclosed. Sellers includeWhitecliff Capital Partnerswww.verisae.com

MidOcean Partners has acquired Agilex Flavors and Fragrances, a Piscataway, N.J.-based maker of flavor and fragrance products, from Nautic Partners. No financial terms were disclosed.www.agilexfandf.com

Providence Equity Partners has acquired Miller Heiman, a Reno, Nev.–based sales performance training and consulting firm, from Sterling Investment Partners. No financial terms were disclosed.www.provequity.com

Rockbridge Growth Equity and Falcon Investment Advisors have acquired Triad Retail Media fromH.I.G. Growth Partners for an undisclosed amount. Triad is a Tampa, Fla.–based creator, manager and operator of digital media programs for highly-trafficked retail websites. www.triadretail.com

TA Associates has acquired a majority stake in Dutch LLC, the Vernon, Calif.-based parent company for fashion brands JOIE, Equipment and Current/Elliott. No financial terms were disclosed. www.joie.com

U.S. Minerals Inc., a Dyer, Ind.-based portfolio company of Merit Capital Partners, has acquired ATIBlack Diamond Granules Inc., a Woodbury, Minn.-based company that recycles and processes coal slag into roofing shingle granules and sandblasting abrasives. No financial terms were disclosed. D.A. Davidson managed the process. www.ati-blackdiamond.com

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Dan Primack joined Fortune.com in September 2010 to cover deals and dealmakers, from Wall Street to Sand Hill Road. Previously, Dan was an editor-at-large with Thomson Reuters, where he launched both peHUB.com and the peHUB Wire email service. In a past journalistic life, Dan ran a community paper in Roxbury, Massachusetts. He currently lives just outside of Boston.

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