LOS ANGELES — Unified Grocers here said Friday that a weakened economy and the later Easter holiday this year resulted in lower sales and earnings for the second fiscal quarter and first half, compared with a year ago. Net income fell 26.3% to $2.3 million for the 13-week quarter, which ended April 2. Sales dropped 2.8% to $933 million. For the half, net income declined 12.5% to $5.9 million, while sales fell 2.4% to $1.9 billion. The cooperative wholesaler said the sales declines were due ...
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