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The SN News Quiz: ‘Functional’ is driving beverage sales

Here are the results of last week’s three-question quiz

Here are the results of last week’s SN News Quiz!

1. Which discount grocery store chain just completed its transition to a wholesale model

  • Save A Lot  (of course)
  • Grocery Outlet
  • United Grocery Outlet

2. Which grocers received an “A” grade for their efforts around farm animal welfare?

  • Sprouts Farmers Market and Whole Foods Market (got it!)
  • Fresh Thyme and Harris Teeter 
  • Albertsons and Food Lion

3. Which retailer just announced nationwide delivery for its rotisserie chicken?

  • Costco
  • Target 
  • Walmart (yes!)

Bonus question: The landscape for center store beverage categories has been shifting dramatically, as consumers have gravitated toward drinks with functional benefits like antioxidants, electrolytes, and collagen.

Are you seeing a spike in sales for these types of drinks?

  1. Yes I am seeing a spike (71.2%)
  2. No I am not seeing a spike (19.2)
  3. Other (write in) 

Looks like most of you are seeing spikes in drinks with functional benefits.


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