How grocery categories have fared during the pandemic

Meat and fresh seafood along with meals and baking aisles are seeing booming sales as the coronavirus pandemic upends the grocery industry. Using data collected by marketing research firm 210 Analytics and IRI, Grocery Dive examined sales across 11 categories at multiple outlets, including grocery, dollar and mass merchandisers. To [...]

2020-11-23T17:02:12+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Tags: , , |

Coronavirus guts demand for seafood as sales plummet

As statewide mandates force many restaurants and foodservice operations to temporarily shut down​, the seafood industry is severely hurting. Fishermen and dealers are working on looking for new markets to sell in and have asked the federal government for assistance. Bert Jongerden, general manager of a Maine auction house​ Portland Fish Exchange, [...]

2020-04-13T16:26:55+00:00April 13th, 2020|Tags: , |
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