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Overall beef sales were up 11.7% year over year for the week ending May 30.

2020 Category Guide: As dinner at home continues, meat and seafood sales benefit

The pandemic has overturned how Americans shop and eat, with meat and seafood emerging as winners

Even as coronavirus-spurred panic buying ebbed in April, meat continued to be a huge category in grocery stores through late spring and summer as consumers continued cooking at home and got an early start on grilling season while restaurants around the country remained closed or offered limited dining options.

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