This Week in Retail: Thanksgiving Outlook 2018
Thanksgiving is next week, and some supermarket shelves are already being cleared of some key essentials. As grocers restock in an attempt to keep up with demand, we have the latest outlook on what Turkey Day 2018 will bring.
First, let’s take a look at the bird. ‘Tis the feast of fowl after all. Buying opportunities at retail have more than doubled since last week, currently claiming 16 percent of total protein features. Turkey has seemingly taken circular share away from chicken, falling to just 12 percent this week versus 19 percent a week ago.
Average regional ad prices for frozen turkeys range from...
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