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Food Retail Myths

Food retailers are in business to serve their customers by providing safe, nutritious, affordable food and food safety is the number-one priority for supermarkets.  Unfortunately, sometimes myths and common misunderstandings about the way in which supermarkets do business occur. Thanks to our friends at FMI, they are busting those myths and telling the real story.

Common myths include:

MYTH: Grocery industry revenue is slowing.

MYTH: Nearly identical items may have different prices.

MYTH: Many grocery store jobs are low-paying and employment options at grocery stores are drying up in the U.S.

MYTH: Most Grocery Shoppers are Women.