While supermarkets continue to consolidate, sales of food and consumables at alternate formats continue to take a bigger slice of the competitive pie, according to SN’s annual list of the Top 75 retailers and wholesalers in North America.
of the top 10 companies are not traditional supermarket operators — two
are discounters Walmart and Target and two are drugstores, whose sales
of food and household items surpass the volumes of dozens of
conventional operators.. . . more