Winn-Dixie Sales Trends Improve

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie Stores said inflation and store remodels boosted sales in the second quarter, partially offsetting the pressure from competitive activity. The company also said it was seeing benefits from a more strategic promotional strategy, although it flipped to a loss for the quarter, vs. a profit in the year-ago period. In the first quarter of fiscal 2011 we ramped up our promotional

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Winn-Dixie Stores said inflation and store remodels boosted sales in the second quarter, partially offsetting the pressure from competitive activity.

The company also said it was seeing benefits from a more strategic promotional strategy, although it flipped to a loss for the quarter, vs. a profit in the year-ago period.

“In the first quarter of fiscal 2011 we ramped up our

Register to view the full article