Exhibit No. 10.27
AMENDMENT No. 4 dated as of October 10, 2002, to (a) the Credit Agreement dated as of February 23,
2001, as amended (the "Credit Agreement"), among THE GREAT ATLANTIC & PACIFIC TEA
COMPANY, INC., a Maryland corporation (the "Company"), THE GREAT ATLANTIC & PACIFIC
COMPANY OF CANADA, LIMITED, a Canadian corporation (the "Canadian Borrower"), Compass Foods,
Inc., Borman's, Inc., Kohl's Food Stores, Inc., Shopwell, Inc., Waldbaum, Inc., Super Fresh Food Markets,
Inc. and Super Market Service Corp.(together with the Company, the "U.S. Borrowers" and the U.S.
Borrowers together with the Canadian Borrower, the "Borrowers"), the banks party thereto (the "Lenders"),
JPMORGAN CHASE BANK (successor to The Chase Manhattan Bank), a New York banking corporation
("JPMCB"), as agent for the U.S. Lenders (in such capacity, the "U.S. Administrative Agent"), and J.P.
MORGAN BANK CANADA formerly known as The Chase Manhattan Bank of Canada, a Canadian
chartered bank ("JPMorgan Bank Canada"), as agent for the Canadian Lenders (in such capacity, the "Canadian
Administrative Agent"), (b) the U.S. Security Agreement dated as of February 23, 2001 (the "U.S. Security
Agreement"), among the Company, the Subsidiaries of the Company named therein (such Subsidiaries and the
Company, collectively, the "Grantors") and JPMCB, as collateral agent (in such capacity, the "Collateral Agent")
(c) the Canadian Security Agreement dated as of February 23, 2001 (the "Canadian Security Agreement" and
together with the U.S. Security Agreement, the "Security Agreements"), among the Canadian Borrower, the
Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, Limited ("Canadian Holdco"), each Subsidiary of the Canadian
Borrower named therein (such Subsidiaries, the Canadian Borrower and Canadian Holdco, collectively, the
"Canadian Grantors") and JP Morgan Bank Canada, as Canadian collateral agent (in such capacity, the
"Canadian Collateral Agent").
A. Pursuant to the Credit Agreement, the Lenders have extended