TITLE

Paying the Price

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;10/24/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that according to a reports by ACNielsen, the high price of fuel is deeply affecting shopping behavior and expenditure, with a higher proportion of poor households being more deeply affected than affluent households. Poor households are using coupons more often, buying less expensive brands of groceries, opting for a lower grade of gasoline, and reducing spending in other areas to a great degree. Since Katrina people are not spending as much money at the pumps.
ACCESSION #
18689471

 

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