PORTLAND, Ore. -- Fred Meyer Inc. here has introduced a line of premium-quality soft drinks under the new Fred's Choice name.
Fred's Choice is initially available in 12-ounce cans in cola, diet cola, black cherry, root beer, orange and lemon lime flavors. It was introduced in Fred Meyer stores in Idaho, Utah, Oregon and Washington in late May. In June the rollout was extended to Fred Meyer stores in Alaska, California and Montana.
Curt Lerew, senior vice president and director