On the case

Chanil, Debra; Major, Meg
June 2006
Progressive Grocer;6/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 9, p62
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the results of the annual Deli Operations Review of the publication "Progressive Grocer," wherein supermarket deli executives forecasted a 4.4% increase in deli sales for 2006, a larger margin of growth than the actual 3.8% reported for 2005. The deli survey tracks performance and product trends in departments over the last year, including year-to-year sales and profitability comparisons, departmental breakouts by categories and key contributors and shrink. INSET: Hormel bows new natural lunchmeat line.


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