EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market here said Monday it plans to close 12 underperforming stores temporarily as part of its effort to reach profitability by the close of the fiscal year that ends in February 2013. "There's not enough growth in sales or customers at those stores to justify keeping them open," Brendan Wonnacot, a Fresh & Easy spokesman, told SN. "However, we have other Fresh & Easy locations near those stores to absorb ...
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