LOS ANGELES — Smart & Final here said that although it plans to use its fledgling SmartCo Foods concept at a couple of expanded Smart & Final warehouse stores, it plans to close the five SmartCo stores its had recently opened in Denver. Those stores, which opened during the summer, will launch closing sales Wednesday that are expected to last four weeks. The stores did not meet sales expectations, the company said. The SmartCo Foods format blends features of a supermarket, ...

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