Goldschmidt, Bridget
June 2007
Progressive Grocer;6/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p62
Trade Publication
This article looks at trends in the cheese category of U.S. supermarkets. Commodity cheese sales have been flat, and sales higher in specialty cheeses, according to Rita Postell, spokeswoman for Piggly Wiggly Carolina Co. ACNielsen figures illustrate this shift. The overall cheese category dipped 0.4 percent, while bright spots for growth were the natural and specialty/imported segments, for the 52 weeks ended March 24, 2007.


Related Articles

  • Cheapest supermarkets in Germany.  // Food Engineering & Ingredients;Oct2005, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p6 

    The article reports on the results of a study conducted by ACNielsen's Euro Price Barometer comparing the price level of supermarkets in fifteen European countries. Overall, the price difference between the cheapest which is Germany and the most expensive country which is Norway has gone down....

  • Nut and seed butters outpace other specialties: SFA. Gallagher, Julie // Supermarket News Expert Blog;4/ 2/2014, p4 

    The article discusses a report by the Specialty Food Association that shows nut and seed butters are the fastest growing specialty products in 2014. The report noted that cheese and cheese substitutes remain to be the largest specialty category. Mainstream supermarkets, however, are losing share...

  • Private Label Gains Share in 2005. Moses, Lucia // SN: Supermarket News;2/20/2006, Vol. 54 Issue 8, p46 

    The article focuses on a report released by ACNielsen in the U.S. in February 2006 concerning the unit share of store brands in supermarkets. It identifies the categories included in the report. It offers information on the growth in private label in terms of unit sales at food stores. It also...

  • Cheesy Bread Spread. Berry, Donna // Dairy Foods;Feb2001, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p36 

    Introduces Bread Essentials, a cheese-based spread from Specialty Foods. Reasons for introducing the product; Flavors of the product; Promotional campaign for the product.

  • Tesco in growth, but shoppers move online. FORTUNE, AIDAN; MCDONALD, AARON // Meat Trades Journal;4/22/2016, p8 

    The article reports that following a record loss of 6.33bn pound a year ago, an annual pre-tax profit of 162m pound has been reported by retailer Tesco PLC. It is noted that a 0.9% rise in like-for-like sales for the fourth quarter in Great Britain has also been reported by Tesco. It is...

  • ... Our Daily Bread -- and Wine. Lawrence, Kevin // NZ Marketing Magazine;Nov98, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p18 

    Reports on the increase in sales of bread and wine in New Zealand supermarkets. Decline in sales of staple baking ingredients such as flour, sugar and butter; Growth in total supermarket sales and scanned sales that include brand and controlled label products; Results of ACNielsen survey of...

  • ACNielsen's Hot 10.  // Progressive Grocer;4/15/2005, Vol. 84 Issue 6, p8 

    Presents a list of the top 10 nonfood grocery items with the largest sales increases in supermarkets in the U.S. for the year ending December 25, 2004, based from the tally conducted by ACNielsen. Cloth-polishing/cleaning; Hand cleaners and hand sanitizers; Sponges and squeeze-household.

  • MULTIPLE CHOICE. Heller, Al // SN: Supermarket News;3/14/2005, Vol. 53 Issue 11, p23 

    Focuses on the introduction of innovative product forms in the children's vitamin category in supermarkets in the U.S. Factors that contributed to the increased sales of children's vitamins innovative products; Advantages of launching children's products through media exposure in children's...

  • Supermarkets attracting most visits by consumers. Pollack, Judann // Advertising Age;10/5/1998, Vol. 69 Issue 40, p57 

    Reports ACNielsen Corp.'s Second Annual Report on Consumer & Market Trends finds that consumers make their most frequent shopping trips to the supermarket, but spend less then they do at warehouse clubs and discounters. Refrigerated case as the fastest growing section in the grocery store;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics