KROGER DELTA FINDING LINE OF FRESH-CUT FRUIT SWEET

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- While many retailers are busily scanning the horizon for the much-hyped arrival of fresh-cut fruit, Kroger Co.'s Delta division here has jumped on board with a regionally processed line of melons, grapes and pineapples.The processor Prema Pak, based in Smyrna, Tenn., is supplying about 175 Kroger stores with its "Heart Garden" program. The line currently consists of a melon medley

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- While many retailers are busily scanning the horizon for the much-hyped arrival of fresh-cut fruit, Kroger Co.'s Delta division here has jumped on board with a regionally processed line of melons, grapes and pineapples.

The processor Prema Pak, based in Smyrna, Tenn., is supplying about 175 Kroger stores with its "Heart Garden" program. The line currently consists of a melon medley with cantaloupe, honeydew and red grapes; cantaloupe, and whole cored pineapple.

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