SPECIAL METHODS

What's the best way to merchandise specialty foods? The answer to that question seems to depend on who the retailer is and who makes up the retailer's customer base.Here's a look at the approach taken by three different chains. Jitney-Jungle Stores in Jackson, Miss., is beefing up its specialty inventory in a new store format dubbed Premier. Specialty retailer Zagara's, in Marlton, N.J., will be expanding

What's the best way to merchandise specialty foods? The answer to that question seems to depend on who the retailer is and who makes up the retailer's customer base.

Here's a look at the approach taken by three different chains. Jitney-Jungle Stores in Jackson, Miss., is beefing up its specialty inventory in a new store format dubbed Premier. Specialty retailer Zagara's, in Marlton, N.J., will be expanding following its acquisition by Genuardi's Family Markets. Meanwhile, Genuardi's h

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