The Meek Who Make Good With The Mighty

Last year, Quick's Candy Inc. shipped millions of its gourmet lollipops to U.S. troops during Operation Desert Storm. It was a tall order for the tiny Buchanan (Mich.) company, which had to deliver the huge quantity with military precision. But then, company founder Howard E. Quick knows all about that: He's been selling to Kmart Corp. for three years.

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