DALLAS — Opening-day speakers at the Food Marketing Institute Future Connect leadership conference here Monday focused on the importance of integrity, responsibility and looking out for the well-being of their subordinates. “I’ll take the responsibility, and let other people take the credit,” said Steve Smith, president and chief executive officer, K-VA-T Food Stores, Abingdon, Va., and the immediate past chairman of FMI, on a panel with other industry leaders. Ric Jurgens, president and ...

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