TITLE

Glass half full

AUTHOR(S)
Chanil, Debra; McTaggart, Jenny
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;4/15/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 5, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
31957370

 

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