LOS ANGELES -- Smart & Final here said it has signed a letter of intent to sell its Florida operations -- including food-service direct delivery and 14 stores -- to Gordon Food Service, Grand Rapids, Mich. nt and capital resources on its core West Coast operations," Ross Roeder, chairman and chief executive officer, said. "Although our Florida business has great potential, it is critical in today's tough competitive environment to focus all our resources where they will provide the ...

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