Downsizing for Dollars

Covino, Renee M.
October 2007
Convenience Store News;10/22/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p131
Trade Publication
The article informs about the rise in sales of health and beauty products being sold in smaller blister packs in U.S. convenience stores. It is stated that small sized blister packages are the perfect solution to reduce department size in stores, and thus meet consumer needs and provide increased offerings, without having to increase inventory demand. Mountain Counties Supply Co. of Redding, California replaced full bottles of analgesics, and other medicines/health with blister packs.


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