VONS MELDS FROZENS IN 3RD-PARTY DC

LINDA PURPURA ARCADIA, Calif. -- Vons here has consolidated its frozens storage at a warehouse in Mira Loma, Calif., owned by a third-party provider. The retailer had housed frozen goods in two of its own facilities in southern California until March.ortedly take up 140,000 square feet of space at the Mira Loma distribution center, according to a source familiar with the project.Vons had previously

LINDA PURPURA ARCADIA, Calif. -- Vons here has consolidated its frozens storage at a warehouse in Mira Loma, Calif., owned by a third-party provider. The retailer had housed frozen goods in two of its own facilities in southern California until March.

ortedly take up 140,000 square feet of space at the Mira Loma distribution center, according to a source familiar with the project.

Vons had previously stored frozen food in facilities in Santa Fe Springs and Ontario, Calif., using two other leased support facilities for overflow.

The Mira Loma facility is owned by Millard Refrigerated Services, Omaha, Neb.