TITLE

Sweet and upscale

AUTHOR(S)
Goldschmidt, Bridget
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;5/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 6, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growing popularity of gourmet chocolate in the U.S. A report from The Nielsen Co. on dark and premium chocolate showed that the premium segment experienced a 28.5 percent jump in sales for the 52 weeks ended January 26, 2008 in total U.S. food, drug and mass merchandiser stores. By comparison, nonpremium chocolate sales slipped 0.3 percent in 2007, after edging up just 0.5 percent in 2006.
ACCESSION #
32443967

 

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