Nash Finch Sees Sales Pressures

MINNEAPOLIS Nash Finch Co. here said the difficult economy and ongoing deflation continue to make it difficult to grow the top line. Alec Covington, president and chief executive officer, said revenue will continue to be under pressure because deflation is not over and because of the consumer shopping pattern we continue to see in the stores. He made his remarks during a conference call discussing

MINNEAPOLIS — Nash Finch Co. here said the difficult economy and ongoing deflation continue to make it difficult to grow the top line.

Alec Covington, president and chief executive officer, said revenue “will continue to be under pressure because deflation is not over and because of the consumer shopping pattern we continue to see in the stores.”

He made his remarks during a conference call discussing first-quarter results.

Covington said Nash Finch expects whol

Register to view the full article

Already a member? .