Why Grocery Stores Are Pushing Packaged Foods to the Perimeter

October 20, 2016 Lois Abraham/Canadian Press

Time-crunched consumers who mostly shop the grocery store’s perimeter may be finding retailers are displaying more packaged foods in the areas traditionally reserved for fresh produce. It’s being done to ensure the packaged and processed category won’t be missed, explained Christy McMullen, co-owner of Summerhill Market in Toronto, while attending this week’s GroceryInnovations Canada trade show. It’s […]