NEEDHAM, Mass. -- Meal sales at a Roche Bros. store located here experienced a double-digit improvement after a unit of Boston Market down the street closed its doors. The Roche Bros. store, one of three the 13-unit chain operates under its Sudbury Farms banner, posted a 40% increase in sales of its hot, ready-to-eat food within three weeks of the closedown last month. Not only that, but sales have continued to grow. For the week ending November 7, sales were up 4% over the previous week. ...

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.
 

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.