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Consumers are ‘vastly overestimating’ grocers’ profit margins

CHICAGO — Americans have an exaggerated perception of food retailers’ profit margins and overestimate the impact of inflation on grocery prices, according to a new report. According to the latest dunnhumby Consumer Trends Tracker, U.S. consumers think the net profit margin for grocery retailers is 35.2%, or 14 times higher than the 2.5% margin actually

Pandemic drives grocers’ e-commerce, omnichannel volume

NEW YORK — The COVID-19 pandemic is turning out to be good business for food retailers. While consumers are making fewer grocery shopping trips, they are driving enormous growth in e-commerce and omnichannel options, such as home delivery and store pickup. Despite, in most cases, making substantial unplanned investments related to the outbreak, international, national