TITLE

Candy/Gum

AUTHOR(S)
Chanil, Debra
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;11/22/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 14, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information related to convenience store shopping behavior. More than one-third of adult and about three-quarters of teen store shoppers made a candy or gum purchase at a c-store in the past 30 days, according to the latest CSNews Shopper Panel. Consumer behavior patterns appear to have held steady over the past year— no small achievement for a category hit by strong competition from supermarkets, mass merchandisers and drugstores in the past several years. In fact, the current study shows that c-store shoppers who purchase candy/gum at c-stores are much less likely to have made a similar purchase at a drugstore.
ACCESSION #
15241331

 

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