Meat items are a fast-growing segment of the snack category. They registered a 36% dollar sales gain in 2000, according to ACNielsen, Schaumburg, Ill., which dropped off to a still-significant 13.3% increase in 2001. "We have put in a couple of new lines of meat snacks and they are doing very, very well," said Mike Tetmeyer, vice president, market, Hy-Vee, West Des Moines, Iowa. The meat snacks are appealing to a broad range of customers, adults as well as kids, and are selling in a ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

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.

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.