MIAMI — The first of a planned chain of small discount food stores under the Okey-Dokey banner are set to open Sept. 1 here, marking the U.S. debut of the Russian retailer behind Europe’s X-5 Retail Group, SN has learned. A spokesman for Agro-Trade International told SN last week the group planned to open between eight and 12 stores this year, followed by 50 stores a year beginning in 2013. Agro-Trade is headed by Andrey Rogachyov, the Russian billionaire behind X-5’s ...
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