2008 was a year of ups and downs for nonfood in supermarkets. But, like many other segments of the nation's downtrodden economy, there were mostly downs. With business generally declining, the supermarket industry could take some solace in grocery traffic and sales being down less than other channels, excepting Wal-Mart, which defied economic gravity with its low-price image. Referring to opportunities to gain ground in nonfood categories, consultant Neil Stern, partner, McMillan ...

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.