CARR GOTTSTEIN IN BLACK AS SALES RISE

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Carr Gottstein Foods Co. here reported increased sales for the third quarter and nine months ended Oct. 2.It also reported positive earnings for the 13-week quarter and the year to date, compared with losses a year ago that resulted from nonrecurring items.Sales rose 4.6% for the quarter to $149.7 million and 3.1% for the 39 weeks to $431.6 million. Sales at Carrs Quality Centers,

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Carr Gottstein Foods Co. here reported increased sales for the third quarter and nine months ended Oct. 2.

It also reported positive earnings for the 13-week quarter and the year to date, compared with losses a year ago that resulted from nonrecurring items.

Sales rose 4.6% for the quarter to $149.7 million and 3.1% for the 39 weeks to $431.6 million. Sales at Carrs Quality Centers, the company's 14 super-combination stores, declined 1% for the quarter and

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