SALT LAKE CITY (FNS) -- Associated Food Stores here has unveiled plans to build a 750,000-square-foot warehouse to jump-start its distribution efforts. Rich Parkinson, president and chief executive officer, told the cooperative's annual meeting here that the new facility will provide a needed modernization at a time when competition is intensifying. Associated will spend $60 million on the warehouse, which will service its Salt Lake City division. The 630-member co-op also revealed a ...

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