TUCSON, Ariz. -- Grocery retailer-owned wholesalers outperformed the food industry and inflation in 1995, according to a report released at the National Grocers Association Executive Conference here. ide growth in that period. The 30 co-ops operated a total asset base of $4.23 billion last year, a 4.6% rise from 1994. The sample surpassed voluntary wholesalers in operating efficiency, the report said. The group generated $5.90 in sales out of every $1 investment in assets in 1995 vs. a ...

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