DALLAS -- Fleming here said late last week it was scheduled to close by Aug. 23 on the $400 million sale of its wholesale grocery distribution business to C&S Wholesale Grocers, Brattleboro, Vt. A Fleming spokesman told SN the company is still "exploring strategic alternatives" for Core-Mark, the San Francisco-based convenience-store distributor it acquired last year. Possibilities include a sale of Core-Mark or management of the company by a restructured Fleming, he said. The ...

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