Analysts reflect on 20 years of supermarket retail

Analysts reflect on 20 years of supermarket retail

Walmart went from being the most feared threat to the grocery industry to being kind of benign now — and it actually spurred better behavior out of the conventional grocers. — MARK WILTAMUTH, Jeffries 

As part of SN’s acknowledgement of its 20th annual Financial Analysts Roundtable, we asked guests at this year’s event last month, to reflect upon what they saw as the most significant events in supermarket retail dating back to 2006. Following are their responses:

Walmart's stores had a different look in 2006. (Getty Images)

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