JACKSON, Miss. -- Jitney-Jungle Stores of America here said last week it is awaiting a final ruling by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge on a new trade credit plan for vendors. The plan has already been endorsed by the company's creditors committee, financial lenders, management and the National Food Manufacturers Credit Association.
The plan, which received interim approval at a Jan. 14 hearing, is scheduled for a final ruling Feb. 2.
Jitney has been operating as a debtor-in-poss