Dollar Sales $711,428,200; % Change From Last Year -4.52 y performers for the food category, not prone to dynamic change. Price competition and inattention to the category have allowed sales to start slipping away. Dollar sales for the sanitary napkin and tampon category declined a total of 4.52% for the latest 52-week period ended June 13. Declines in the food channel over the last couple of years have all fallen in that range. Dollar sales declined 4.38% in 2002 and 4.04% for the 52 ...

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