SMITTY'S WILL RETAIN NAME AS SMITH'S SUBSIDIARY

SALT LAKE CITY (FNS) -- Although it is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Smith's Food & Drug Centers here, the 28-store, Phoenix-based Smitty's Supermarkets chain will "indefinitely" retain the Smitty's name.Robert D. Bolinder, Smith's executive vice president, told shareholders at the annual meeting here that "for the time being we will be satisfied to operate in Arizona under both names." He cited

SALT LAKE CITY (FNS) -- Although it is now a wholly owned subsidiary of Smith's Food & Drug Centers here, the 28-store, Phoenix-based Smitty's Supermarkets chain will "indefinitely" retain the Smitty's name.

Robert D. Bolinder, Smith's executive vice president, told shareholders at the annual meeting here that "for the time being we will be satisfied to operate in Arizona under both names." He cited Smitty's strong reputation and 35-year presence in the state. "The worst thing we

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