FLORIDA FOOD RETAILERS RECOVERING FROM HURRICANE CHARLEY

As Floridians began assessing the damage wrought by Hurricane Charley last week, food retailers in the state offered a hand -- and licked some wounds themselves.Charley hit land near the gulf coast town of Port Charlotte around 3:45 p.m. on Aug. 13 as a Category 4 storm with 145 mile-per-hour winds and a surge of water 20 feet high. The storm continued northeast across the state toward Orlando and

As Floridians began assessing the damage wrought by Hurricane Charley last week, food retailers in the state offered a hand -- and licked some wounds themselves.

Charley hit land near the gulf coast town of Port Charlotte around 3:45 p.m. on Aug. 13 as a Category 4 storm with 145 mile-per-hour winds and a surge of water 20 feet high. The storm continued northeast across the state toward Orlando and Daytona Beach. Charley left an estimated 1 million Floridians without power or shelter,

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