WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Sales at Shaw's Supermarkets here rose 1.2% to $4.4 billion and same-store sales jumped 0.9% for the fiscal year ended March 29, the chain's London-based parent company, J Sainsbury, said. Sainsbury also said Shaw's operating profits for the year rose 9.7% to $215 million. Sir George Bull, chairman, said Shaw's expects to increase selling space this year by 15%, with capital expenditures scheduled to increase, although he did not give a specific dollar amount. He ...
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