Gas Price Impact Update

Longo, Don
February 2008
Convenience Store News;2/4/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents the report by Nielsen Consumer Panel Services, a division of Nielsen Co., on the effect of increasing fuel prices on consumer spending in the U.S. It states that the rising gas prices are affecting the transportation costs of consumers. Rising fuel prices are also affecting the production, transportation and packaging costs for both retailers and manufacturers.


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