Shopper Squeeze

Hamstra, Mark; Veiders, Christina
March 2008
SN: Supermarket News;3/17/2008, Vol. 56 Issue 11, p12
The article highlights the findings of a survey on the increasing food costs in the U.S. The survey revealed that food retailers were able to pass their cost increases along to their customers in the form of higher retail prices. However, it estimates that supermarkets will face more food-cost inflation in 2008 than they did in 2007 and cost increases will be difficult for many operators to pass on to their customers.


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