SCRIVNER PURCHASE MAY HELP PIGGLY WIGGLY

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The acquisition of Scrivner Inc. by Fleming Cos., Oklahoma City, could signal a new era of growth for Piggly Wiggly Corp. here.Piggly Wiggly is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fleming, and the addition of former Scrivner distribution centers to Fleming's base could provide expansion opportunities for Piggly Wiggly franchises, according to Lawrence L. Crane Jr., Piggly Wiggly president."The

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The acquisition of Scrivner Inc. by Fleming Cos., Oklahoma City, could signal a new era of growth for Piggly Wiggly Corp. here.

Piggly Wiggly is a wholly owned subsidiary of Fleming, and the addition of former Scrivner distribution centers to Fleming's base could provide expansion opportunities for Piggly Wiggly franchises, according to Lawrence L. Crane Jr., Piggly Wiggly president.

"The merger provides us with potential opportunities to look at markets bein

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