MATTHEWS, N.C. — Family Dollar Stores here on Friday said it formed a partnership with distributor McLane Co., Temple, Texas, to supply perishable and frozen product nationwide. The agreement coincides with Family Dollar’s expansion into the offering of tobacco products, for which McLane is the nation’s largest distributor, a Family Dollar spokesman told SN. Family Dollar previously had been supplied by a network of other suppliers and through direct-store delivery, ...

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