Fresh meals are no longer served exclusively in the deli/food-service department. Supermarkets are making room at the dinner table to include the ever-expanding meat case.
In fact, it looks like prepacked, precooked entrees have found a home in fresh meats where they're residing with family-sized packages of mashed potatoes and macaroni and cheese.
That's not to say meals activity hasn't been fired up in supermarket delis and food-service departments. It has. But manufacturers