LOS ANGELES — Unified Grocers here said Wednesday sales and earnings increased during the first fiscal quarter, which ended Dec. 31, buoyed by the company's specialty-products division. Net income rose 13.1% to $4.1 million, and sales were up 1.1% to $991.1 million. The company said the earnings increases were due to the strong performance of its Market Centre subsidiary, which distributes organic, ethnic and specialty items, and the results of its cost-containment ...

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