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This Week in Retail: Seafood and Beef Lead Father's Day Ads
Feature ads for grilling favorites including steaks, chops, and ribs are abundant ahead of Father’s Day.
Seafood and beef lead Urner Barry's retail activity index this week, claiming 31.5% and 29.3% of ad space, respectively. Pork comes in with 23.6% of ad space and chicken features make up 9.3%. Egg features are up slightly from the week prior at 4.1%.
Fresh/frozen filets make up the bulk of seafood ads at 30.5%. Cod is featured at $10.27 per pound on average, up 59% from last year. 4 oz. lobster tails run $29.58 per pound, up from $23.96 per pound in 2021...
This Week in Retail: Competing Proteins for Father’s Day
Father’s Day, the second major grilling event of the season, is just 10 days away. Front-page circular ads are showcasing meat and poultry cuts along with other foods for the upcoming holiday weekend.
Grocers will be competing with foodservice for consumer dollars this holiday. According to the National Restaurant Association, Father’s Day is the third busiest day of the year for dining out, behind Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day.
The most recent National Retail Federation data shows that consumers plan to spend $32.29 million on Father’s Day dinner or brunch this year, up slightly from last year’s figure...
The Fresh Market is Your One-Stop-Shop for Father's Day
The Fresh Market, Inc. wants to help families celebrate dad and spend time together this Father's Day with a variety of deals and products to help make the day a memorable one. The specialty food retailer is offering special pricing on a Father's Day meal, along with several gift options for dad's big day.
According to the National Retail Federation, one of the top gifts this Father's Day is to plan a special outing with dad. The Fresh Market's Father's Day meal takes the guesswork out of planning where...
This Week in Retail: Prepping for the Next Major Summer Grilling Occasion
Grocers will soon be featuring meat and poultry cuts for Father’s Day, the second major grilling event of the season that falls between Memorial Day and Independence Day.
Typically, June is the most active time of the year for backyard grilling as the warmer weather beckons families to cook outdoors. Grocers will try to encourage shoppers to cook at home rather than dining out for Father's Day this year by featuring popular grilling items at attractive price points when possible...
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