Positioning consumer friendly options directly for the consumer is always a win-win. Grocery, Convenience Stores, Dollar stores and Restaurant are all positioning food as better for you. Only in America do consumers believe that they can eat themselves thin!
Here are the 2010 Hot button issues for food retailers:
1. Unemployment continues to be a drag on all sectors.
2. Higher Gas prices are creeping back and another drag on all sectors.
3. Uncertainty on Health care cost are holding companies back or so they say.
4. Industry consolidation in each sector will create new competition.
5. Competition across traditional channels –Food channel creep
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