It looks like it's going to be another rough winter, and retailers are expecting sales of deicing salts to be hot. The brutal season last year caught consumers and retail buyers off guard, with out-of-stocks leaving both out in the cold. This time around, supermarkets are likely to be better prepared, said buyers and distributors in interviews with SN during the last few weeks. To make sure they've got the salt to deal with demand this year, retailers said they have: Ordered larger ...
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 complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
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.