LOS ANGELES -- Retailers that provide consumers with continuous, consistent value are likely to have a better year than those who don't, the chairman and chief executive officer of Smart & Final here said. Speaking as part of a media conference call to assess the retail outlook for the year, Ross Roeder said consumers have money to spend but they are more particular than ever about how and where they spend it. "Consumers are willing to spend money for the items they want, and they have ...

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