ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Sutton Place Gourmet here has merged with Hay Day Market, Westport, Conn., the first step in a fast-track expansion plan the company announced last fall.
Hay Day is an upscale specialty food retailer that, like Sutton Place, offers an extensive selection of fresh, prepared foods. It has five units, four of them in Connecticut and one in Scarsdale, N.Y., a high-income suburb of New York City. The stores average 8,500 square feet.
Sutton Place operates five lar