LONDON - The convenience stores Tesco plans to open in the U.S. next year will be called Fresh & Easy and will be located initially in Los Angeles and Phoenix, according to several trade reports last week. In an effort to maintain control over all facets of its operations, Tesco, based here, has apparently decided to operate its own distribution centers in both areas rather than rely on third-party arrangements, observers told SN - with reports indicating the retailer plans to acquire a ...

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