Lawsuit Opera The food distributor/retailer relationship is receiving a lot of attention in the press these days. Most of it has been driven by a widely publicized legal case between Fleming Cos. and David's Supermarkets, a Texas retailer. It is disturbing that this single case -- an aberration -- is being used to call into question the relationship between wholesalers and their retailers. The case would make a fine soap opera: a retailer in financial trouble, a ridiculously high judgment ...

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