TITLE

U.S. Smoothie Market Slurps up $2B in Sales

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Convenience Store News;3/26/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. smoothie market that has been crowded with consumers who look for a quick portable meal alternative. The smoothie makers raked in more than $2 billion from made-to-order and packaged smoothies, up more than 80% in the last five years, while, smoothies were sold at more than 4,000 retail locations in the U.S. during 2006. Consumers are attracted to smoothies because they are seen as a healthier option to most sweets and on-the-go meals.
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24531433

 

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