TITLE

Alternative measures

AUTHOR(S)
Janoff, Barry
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;Oct99, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the growth on the sales and production of natural food products. List of supermarket chains that have established natural and organic sections in their store; Obstacles to success for the natural food market; Food categories with the highest growth rate and the best potential for continued growth; Importance of partnership in the produce industry.
ACCESSION #
2405827

 

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