FOODARAMA SALES, EARNINGS INCREASE IN FIRST QUARTER

FREEHOLD, N.J. -- Foodarama Supermarkets here posted sales and earnings gains for the first quarter ended Feb. 2.$1.12 per share.During the quarter, the company said it opened one replacement store and also purchased 10,410 shares of its stock as part of its stock repurchase plan announced in June 2001.

FREEHOLD, N.J. -- Foodarama Supermarkets here posted sales and earnings gains for the first quarter ended Feb. 2.

$1.12 per share.

During the quarter, the company said it opened one replacement store and also purchased 10,410 shares of its stock as part of its stock repurchase plan announced in June 2001.