As the country emerged from the depths of the pandemic over the past year, supermarkets have seen in-store visits rise, eating at home continue to flourish and online grocery become a part of Americans’ everyday lives. These positive trends extended to all departments of the supermarket, but especially fresh food departments — including produce, meat, deli, prepared foods and bakery — that remain the biggest draws in the grocery segment.
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2022 Supermarket News Fresh Food Trends Report: Shoppers are back in stores and still eating more at home
Annual survey reveals trends that bode well for fresh food departments