DAYVILLE, Conn. — United Natural Foods Inc. here last week said the Millbrook specialty-foods business was still a drag on earnings in the first quarter, but the company expects the year-old acquisition to begin paying off soon. Net income for the quarter, which ended Nov. 1, was down abut 3%, to $13.2 million, but would have been up about 8.1%, to $14.7 million, excluding the impact from Millbrook. Steven Spinner, who recently stepped in as president and chief executive officer, UNFI, ...

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