'Asianization' of the food-retailing landscape is inevitable

Gitlin, Saul
September 2005
Progressive Grocer;9/1/2005, Vol. 84 Issue 12, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growth of Asian-owned and -operated supermarket chains in the U.S. as of September 1, 2005. Several ethnic groups represent the majority of the entire Asian population. A number of factors have enabled such stores to become the new food destinations for Asian communities. The rise of Asian chains is applying competitive pressure to mainstream supermarkets in key geographies.


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