TORONTO -- A former brand manager at Loblaw here, Michael Ricciardi has launched a Web site that he believes will make it easier for retailers to find the right suppliers. Launched in May, allows retailers, free of charge, to narrow their search by accessing only suppliers that fit their -- and their suppliers' -- requirements. Suppliers are charged $399 per year. "I was never able to find a list of suppliers that I knew would sell to me," said Ricciardi, now president of ...

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