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SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- What does Fresh Brands here, which owns 27 stores and distributes to another 73 franchisees, have in common with such giants of American business as General Electric Co. and Xerox Corp.?A&P, Montvale, N.J., and Supervalu, Minneapolis, have also had to correct their previous statements.)In Fresh Brands' case, the problem stems from its relationship with one of its direct-store-delivery

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. -- What does Fresh Brands here, which owns 27 stores and distributes to another 73 franchisees, have in common with such giants of American business as General Electric Co. and Xerox Corp.?

A&P, Montvale, N.J., and Supervalu, Minneapolis, have also had to correct their previous statements.)

In Fresh Brands' case, the problem stems from its relationship with one of its direct-store-delivery meat vendors. The company said orders from the nine supermarkets wer

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