SNACKS WORTH THEIR SALT

Salty snacks, an already profitable category for retailers, continues to grow, with newer segments like meat snacks and pumpkin/sunflower seeds showing big increases, and old standbys like potato chips registering a steady incline. Not surprisingly, retailers are taking advantage of the summer season, a peak time for selling salty snacks, to promote the category weekly and add secondary displays to

Salty snacks, an already profitable category for retailers, continues to grow, with newer segments like meat snacks and pumpkin/sunflower seeds showing big increases, and old standbys like potato chips registering a steady incline. Not surprisingly, retailers are taking advantage of the summer season, a peak time for selling salty snacks, to promote the category weekly and add secondary displays to encourage impulse buying.

According to data from the Snack Food Association, Alexandria

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