FLEMING COS. REALIGNS TO REDUCE OVERHEAD

MICHAEL HARRISON OKLAHOMA CITY -- Fleming Cos. here is streamlining its wholesale and retail operations in a move the company said last week it needs to make to cut overhead costs.The plan -- which calls for establishing eight operating groups for its wholesale operations and six retail groups -- follows closely on the heels of an earlier announcement that Fleming eliminated more than 220 positions.

MICHAEL HARRISON OKLAHOMA CITY -- Fleming Cos. here is streamlining its wholesale and retail operations in a move the company said last week it needs to make to cut overhead costs.

The plan -- which calls for establishing eight operating groups for its wholesale operations and six retail groups -- follows closely on the heels of an earlier announcement that Fleming eliminated more than 220 positions. The job cuts affected 12% of Fleming's corporate staff.

Fleming also said Tom

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