HAZELWOOD, Mo. -- Supervalu's bakery manufacturing arm, Hazelwood Farms Bakeries, is dropping 500 low-volume products in an effort to sharpen its focus.
The 500 items represented the slowest movers among the 1,400 products currently manufactured by Hazelwood, based here. Many of them were reportedly not competitive enough at retail on a price basis.
"After a thorough analysis of our business processes and over 1,400 Hazelwood product offerings, we found that over half of these