What a difference a day makes

September 2006
Progressive Grocer;9/15/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 13, p88
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the meat sale hosted by Acme Fresh Markets in Akron, Ohio. In addition to moving tonnage of beef, ham, and chicken, the chain also blew out a boatload of fresh seafood during the one-day meat-o-rama. Although Acme Fresh Markets does not offer rainchecks, it says it makes every effort to stock its cases and coolers adequately to accommodate the throng of meat aficionados. INSET: With grocers on board, Florida shrimp weathers foreign tides.


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