IRVINE, Calif. -- Wild Oats has unveiled an umbrella concept at a new store here that consolidates existing deli programs and new food-service elements, according to officials with the 105-store, multiple-banner chain. With its emphasis on fresh, made-to-order meals, as well as an expanded produce department, the larger-sized store will serve as a prototype for other units the retailer plans to open in coming months, they said. The centerpiece of the store is the gourmet world deli, ...

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