You are here

Gum, mints and snack bar sales slump, as US consumers order online amid Covid-19 crisis

file7aaha1if1vtm5c8coes.jpg
Impulse purchases - gum, mints and snack bars tossed into a shopping basket as one snakes through the supermarket checkout line - are falling as more people get groceries delivered or pick them up curbside.

[LONDON] Impulse purchases - gum, mints and snack bars tossed into a shopping basket as one snakes through the supermarket checkout line - are falling as more people get groceries delivered or pick them up curbside.

US sales of mints are down 30 per cent year-on-year at stores tracked by...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes