Rfg. Spreads

A decade ago, hummus was a staple in the refrigerated aisles of natural food stores. Today, it has become a budding mainstream star in supermarkets throughout the country. During the latest 52 weeks ending June 13, dollar sales of hummus which accounts for the bulk of the refrigerated, flavored spreads subcategory rose more than 19% in the supermarket channel, reaching $327 million. Suppliers keep

A decade ago, hummus was a staple in the refrigerated aisles of natural food stores. Today, it has become a budding mainstream star in supermarkets throughout the country. During the latest 52 weeks ending June 13, dollar sales of hummus — which accounts for the bulk of the refrigerated, flavored spreads subcategory — rose more than 19% in the supermarket channel, reaching $327 million.

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