Analysts: Food consumption picture unclear

Analysts: Food consumption picture unclear

The amount of food being consumed in the U.S. is actually declining, according to Richard Dreiling, chairman and CEO of Dollar General Corp., Goodlettsville, Tenn., although some analysts said his observations might really indicate a shift in consumption trends.

Asked why the chain’s sales growth has been slowing for three consecutive quart

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