Performance Food Group (Nasdaq/NM:PFGC) Net sales increased 15% to new third-quarter high of $798.8 million. Net earnings rose 55% to $12.9 million. Earnings per share rose 21% to $0.34 per share (diluted) on 31% additional shares. Performance Food Group (Nasdaq/NM:PFGC) yesterday announced a new quarterly high in net sales and net earnings for the three months ended September 29, 2001.