CHESHUNT, England — Tesco said Tuesday it plans to “mothball” 13 Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market locations by Nov. 2, with plans to reopen them “when the housing and employment markets [in those neighborhoods] pick up.” The 13 stores include six in Arizona, six in Nevada and one in Southern California, the company said. It also announced plans to open 19 new stores in the second half of the year — and to open 200 more within two years — “with a continued focus on areas where the local ...

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