AFFILIATED SW DIALS LINQ FOR PREPAID PHONE CARDS

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Affiliated Foods Southwest here has teamed with LINQ Telecom, Fort Worth, Texas, to offer prepaid phone cards to the cooperative wholesaler's 1,000 members, including 400 grocery retailers."It's a new service that we're offering our stores," said John May, general manager of Shur-Valu Stamp Co., the wholesaler's trading-stamp subsidiary, which is handling the prepaid program.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Affiliated Foods Southwest here has teamed with LINQ Telecom, Fort Worth, Texas, to offer prepaid phone cards to the cooperative wholesaler's 1,000 members, including 400 grocery retailers.

"It's a new service that we're offering our stores," said John May, general manager of Shur-Valu Stamp Co., the wholesaler's trading-stamp subsidiary, which is handling the prepaid program. Noting that Affiliated is a competitive player in the seven states surrounding Arkansas,

Register to view the full article