Mixing it up

Bavota, Michael
May 2006
Progressive Grocer;5/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 7, p126
Trade Publication
This article focuses on the significance of having an accurate margin mix spreadsheet when planning a supermarket seafood department. Margin mix is necessary for defining and tracking how the profit performance of one merchandise item can affect margin across the entire department. The five basic groups of the seafood department are listed. An example of the margin mix spreadsheet is presented. INSET: Faking it.


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