ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- For the first quarter ended April 2, Carr Gottstein Foods here reported increased earnings and sales.
Net income increased 9.1% to $1.2 million from $1.1 million in the period a year ago.
Overall, sales were up 4.5% to $139.1 million from $133.1 million.
Comparable-store sales fell 0.5% at the company's Carrs Quality Centers super combination units, but rose 0.5% at its smaller Eagle Quality Centers.
The company said that same-store sal