The yogurt category these days is plenty active.
Its ability to straddle the spectrum of consumer needs is keeping the category a pivotal player in the dairy case.
Indeed, in some cases, strong demand -- and fierce loyalty to specific brands and types of yogurt -- are proving to be too much of a good thing as retailers struggle with out-of-stocks and a squeeze on available
space in the dairy.
Yogurt has come a long way, said Jack Demoulas, dairy buyer at