The sales boom in crusty breads nationwide has spurred other chains, too, to add new fixtures designed precisely to highlight those products. Price Chopper Supermarkets, Schenectady, N.Y., for example, is testing a self-service bread dispenser at one of its newest stores. Here's how the dispenser works: Loaves of crusty breads, covered by a sneeze guard, are set on a slanted platform of vinyl-coated steel tubing. When a lever-action mechanism is depressed by a customer, an individual loaf ...
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.
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.