LA HABRA, Calif. -- A Vons store here has gathered together recipes and ingredients for quick dinners that consumers would make themselves, at a cross-merchandising meal-solutions center in the front of the store. The "Meal Makers" center, as it's called in the Vons store, is a shelf/refrigerator unit approximately 15 feet long stocked with ingredients needed to make up to five dishes -- appetizers, entrees, sides, desserts, beverages -- that can comprise a complete meal. The menu items, ...

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