LA HABRA, Calif. -- Food 4 Less Supermarkets here last week reported lower sales and a loss for the third quarter ended April 2.
The loss totaled $4.3 million in the quarter. This compared with a loss of $5.8 million in the year-ago period.
If charges of $4.5 million related to the Jan. 17 earthquake in California are excluded, however, Food 4 Less would have reported income of $200,000 for the quarter and a loss of $800,000 for the year-to-date period.
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