ETIBICOKE, Ontario -- Oshawa Group here reported increased sales and earnings for the first quarter ended April 16. Net income increased 17.1% to $6.4 million U.S. ($8.9 million Canadian), while sales increased 4.5% to $963.3 million. The figures were converted at a rate of $1.38 Canadian to the U.S. dollar.
lting from lower dispensing fees paid by the Ontario government for prescriptions for people over 65 or those on welfare. Food distribution sales increased 5.3% to $893 million du