WASHINGTON -- Attention must be paid to independents -- that's the message the Food Marketing Institute will try to get across to exhibitors at its annual convention in Chicago, scheduled for May 5 to 7. To make the point of just how much volume independent operators represent, FMI will distribute to those attending the show buttons that read, "Independent Operators -- A $130 Billion Market." According to Michael Sansolo, senior vice president of FMI and president of the Independent ...

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