BELLEVUE, Wash. -- While some retailers have begun to tout meal packages designed to feed a family, Quality Food Centers here went in the other direction in a recent ad for a "dinner for one." sage lasagna. These are served with either rice, rolls, vegetables or a salad. Don't want to cook tonight? Try QFC's dinner for one, $4.99 each." Officials at QFC could not be reached for comment. A local source told SN the dinners were introduced about a month and a half ago, with an everyday price ...

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