KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Associated Wholesale Grocers here said Monday its private-label sales in the most recent fiscal year exceeded $1 billion for the first time. "Our marketing direction stressed value, and as a result AWG brands had a record-breaking year,” said Jerry Garland, president and chief executive officer, in a prepared statement summarizing year-end results. The company’s private brands include Best Choice and Always Save. AWG, a member-owned cooperative wholesaler, said net ...

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