MICHIGAN RETAILER SELLING FROZEN OCTOPUS

WATERFORD, Mich. -- Felice Family Food Center and ValuLand Food Centers here has added whole, frozen, baby octopus to its deli mix with unexpected sales success."We did it to attract attention, but we also thought we could sell some. And they've done much better than we had imagined," said Bob Flewelling, general manager for the three-unit, family-owned retailer. Two stores are operated under the

WATERFORD, Mich. -- Felice Family Food Center and ValuLand Food Centers here has added whole, frozen, baby octopus to its deli mix with unexpected sales success.

"We did it to attract attention, but we also thought we could sell some. And they've done much better than we had imagined," said Bob Flewelling, general manager for the three-unit, family-owned retailer. Two stores are operated under the ValuLand banner and one under the Felice banner.

"We sold 10 of them in the last

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