SWEETWATER, Texas -- General merchandise sales have been boosted by 5% to 10% at the 19-unit Lawrence Bros. supermarket chain with new permanent Dollar Day Depot departments. The everyday Dollar Day Depots, packed with housewares, hardware, plasticware and gadgets, all feature $1 prices and are set up as in-line departments at 10 stores. "We've seen customers shopping the section regularly, with some spending $20 a week there. Some of our stores are generating on average $400 to $700 in ...
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.