Winn-Dixie Urges Hurricane Preparedness

Winn-Dixie Stores said yesterday it is urging consumers and businesses to make plans ahead of time at the start of hurricane season, which officially starts Monday.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie Stores here said yesterday it is urging consumers and businesses to make plans ahead of time at the start of hurricane season, which officially starts Monday.

“Now is the time to prepare for a tropical storm,” Robin Miller, the chain's director of communications said.

Emergency agencies urge people to have a "hurricane kit" on hand, she noted, with enough bottled water, canned and non-perishable foods, paper products, flashlights and batt

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