BURLINGTON, N.C. -- Byrd Food Stores here introduced new 28- to 60-foot greeting card sections at 35 stores this month.
to other retailers, especially to drug stores.
"We felt there was a lot of potential card volume from customers while they are in our stores. In the time we were without a greeting card department, they had to go somewhere else for their card needs," said Russ Harden, vice president of operations at the 42-store retailer.
Byrd decided to eliminate t