BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — Houchens Industries here is converting all of its Houchens, Buehler and White's-banner stores to IGA because of the increased recognition that brand carries, Jimmie Gipson, chairman and chief executive officer, told SN last week. Houchens has already converted 45 conventional stores to the Everyday IGA brand, with plans to convert 43 more stores over the next three years, including Houchens Markets in Kentucky; Buehler Foods in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, acquired ...

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