PLAYING TO WIN

LAS VEGAS -- Competition for food dollars is everywhere, and the stakes are high for independent grocers, who gathered here for the National Grocers Association's 2005 Annual Convention to share best practices in marketing, technology and operations. Here, attendees relaxed at the opening reception.

LAS VEGAS -- Competition for food dollars is everywhere, and the stakes are high for independent grocers, who gathered here for the National Grocers Association's 2005 Annual Convention to share best practices in marketing, technology and operations. Here, attendees relaxed at the opening reception.