MATTHEWS, N.C. -- Family Dollar Stores here will accelerate the rollout of an expanded selection of shelf-stable foods “focusing on quick-prep and ready-to-eat products,” the company said in a conference call with investors yesterday discussing its first-quarter results. “As we began looking at finalizing the rollout and the implementation, as well as the positive results that we achieve, we decided to go ahead and add additional stores to this year's plan,” said Howard Levine, chairman and ...

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