Glass half full

Chanil, Debra; McTaggart, Jenny
April 2008
Progressive Grocer;4/15/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p24
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of "75th Annual Report of the Grocery Industry." It reveals that U.S. supermarket operators are certainly aware of current and impending economic troubles. Forty six percent of executives said they are more optimistic about the retailing climate for supermarkets compared with a year ago. Economist Frank Badillo notes the current path of retail sales suggests that if the economy is sliding into recession, most retail channels appear to be faring more like they did in the 2001 recession than the 1990-91 period.


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