ARCADIA, Calif. -- Vons Cos. here said it has closed its eight Expo grocery warehouse stores and plans to convert most of them to Vons stores over the next few months. The chain also said it will expand its upscale Pavilions combination-store format, with plans to open approximately 15 Pavilions units in 1996 and 1997, including the introduction of the format into the San Diego market next year. Expo, which combined club-pack sections with conventional grocery departments and deep-discount ...

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