Do it yourself

Turcsik, Richard
October 2004
Progressive Grocer;10/1/2004, Vol. 83 Issue 14, p44
Trade Publication
Deals with the business expansion of the family-owned Pat's Food Center in Freeland, Michigan. Basis of the family's decision to add a hardware store to the business; Information on the family's dollar store; Features of the supermarket.


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