CHICAGO -- Baby-food sales stayed healthy in 1998, according to recent scan data from ACNeilsen here. ategories tracked by ACNeilsen for food/drug/mass stores. Formula led, in dollars and in percentage gain. Formula totalled $2.8 billion in sales for the year that ended Dec. 26, 1998, the company said. The next greatest gain was seen by junior baby food, with a 2.9% increase, for sales of $2.1 million. But sales in the strained baby-food category were higher, at $3.9 million, while it ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.