LOS ANGELES -- Unified Western Grocers here said last week sales declined and net income turned positive for the second quarter and first half ended March 29. and a reduction in sales of low-margin product. Net income was $1 million for the quarter and $2.3 million for the half, compared with losses in the year-ago periods, due to increases in productivity and throughput at each of its five distribution centers, combined with a companywide reduction in expenses and closure of unprofitable ...
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