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Grocery Inflation Won’t Put a Damper on Most Consumers’ Memorial Day Plans

Latest Numerator data shows 73% of people will head to the store to buy food, and 42% will be purchasing alcohol beverages.

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Where Grocery Inflation Is Hitting Hardest

Research finds the impact of rising prices is having a comparable effect with most ethnicities and generations; however, Black consumers are experiencing the highest rates (up 13.9% vs. a year ago).

Located in the Drake neighborhood of Des Moines—“a bit of a food desert”—the 3,380-square-foot convenience store does not sell fuel; instead, it focuses on the company’s food and beverage offerings.

Households in 48 states can now use the benefits for grocery delivery via Amazon Grocery and Amazon Fresh.

The offering is available at the grocer's more than 100 stores throughout Arizona, with rollout coming soon to its Dine stores in Arizona and New Mexico.

DashPass for Students—available for $4.99 per month—provides “access to everything from late night study snacks and grocery items to school supplies and dorm essentials,” says Chief Marketing Officer Kofi Amoo-Gottfried.

The relationship will ensure food surplus donations are matched to local nonprofits in communities most in need.

For the past 11 years, the founder of Brick Meets Click had been focused on helping the grocery industry navigate the impact of digital technology and e-commerce.

Order frequency rose 3% for the month, but spending per order fell more than 2%, according to Brick Meets Click/Mercatus’ Grocery Shopping Survey.

Through Freight Logistics Optimization Works (FLOW), the retailers will work with the administration to develop an information exchange in an effort to ease congestion and speed up the movement of goods.

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