Consumer Demand for Premium Meats Can Increase Retail Profits
Even as consumers feel the pinch of inflation, they haven’t backed away from premium brands. One place where they are willing to splurge is at the meat case.
Dollar General Is Growing Its Fresh Produce Program in Arkansas
The discounter is now selling popular fruits and vegetables at 10 stores in Little Rock, as it works toward its goal of 3,000 stores with fresh food by the end of the year.
While plant-based meals are finding their way into many consumers’ recipe repertoires — especially among younger demographics including millennials and Gen Z — meat still has a firm footing in these generations’ diets. In fact, younger generations increased their consumption of meat, including red meats, over the last year.