MINNEAPOLIS -- Nash Finch Co. here is in the midst of a 21st-century Marshall Plan, putting a greater emphasis on retail to serve the wholesale end of the business.
"To be a successful wholesaler, we must be a very good retailer," Ron Marshall, president and chief executive officer, told SN. "That's one of our core beliefs.
"The primary strategy at one of our major wholesale competitors is to become a retailer, while the strategy of another is to be primarily a wholesaler. At