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Prioritize Food Safety—and Sustainability—While Keeping Costs Low

Grocery store retailers are no strangers to prioritizing food safety—or to seeking low-cost solutions to do so.

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Dairy Sales Remain Powerhouse as Pandemic Demand Stabilizes

As more shoppers continue to prepare more meals at home, sales of dairy, deli and bakery settle into a new pattern.

Dairy, deli and bakery sales remain higher due to pandemic shopping, but growth is slowing.

Father’s Day led to a spike in sales for dairy, bakery and deli as pandemic shopping patterns continue.

Pandemic shopping is still boosting demand for dairy, but consumers shy away from service bakery and deli products.

Dairy sales are up over last year as pandemic shopping patterns continue.

The food industry rises to the occasion as an essential resource provider in these trying times.

In week six of the coronavirus pandemic, dairy and bakery sales were strong while deli sales were not as high.

Buoyed by a 41.2% gain in meat, total perimeter store sales increased 15.8% through April 5 vs. same week last year.

Understanding shifting consumer purchase behavior in the current COVID-19 landscape is "incredibly important to understand what’s next."

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