SNOWSTORM SOCKS MIDWEST RETAILERS

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The massive snowstorms that blanketed much of the country in the days before Christmas created some logistical nightmares for retailers, especially in the Midwest.At Meijer Stores here, a company spokesman told SN that the chain's 15 supercenters in the Cincinnati/Dayton, Ohio, market went without deliveries on Thursday, Dec. 23, and most of the day Friday, Dec. 24 -- two of

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- The massive snowstorms that blanketed much of the country in the days before Christmas created some logistical nightmares for retailers, especially in the Midwest.

At Meijer Stores here, a company spokesman told SN that the chain's 15 supercenters in the Cincinnati/Dayton, Ohio, market went without deliveries on Thursday, Dec. 23, and most of the day Friday, Dec. 24 -- two of the busiest shopping days of the year -- because trucks from its Tipp City, Ohio, distr

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