NEW YORK -- Despite outperforming the stock market this year, the supermarket sector is overlooked as an investment option, Gary Giblen, managing director at Smith Barney, New York, told investors and analysts at the New York Society of Securities Analysts Retail Industry conference here. Many investors shy away from supermarkets because they have preconceived notions that the industry expands slowly and has been squeezed by food inflation, supercenters and home shopping services, Giblen ...

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.