SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — Stater Bros. Markets here accepted a load of apples yesterday at its new refrigerated distribution facility here — the first delivery into the 860,000-square-foot facility — as it prepares to launch full distribution of perishables from the new DC next week. The apples were scheduled to be shipped to the stores today, Jack Brown, chairman and chief executive officer, told SN. The facility will begin shipping full orders of refrigerated and frozen goods to its stores ...

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