Saturday December 7, 2019

SuperValu retains top spot among Irish supermarkets

Early Easter boosts grocery sales, confectionery sales rise by 32%

11th April, 2016
Grocery sales were up by 4.6% due to an early Easter Pic: Pixabay

SuperValu has retained its top spot among Irish supermarkets, increasing its market share by 0.1 per cent to 24.9 per cent, as an early Easter boosted sales across the grocery sector, new figures show.

The data, from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland, showed that supermarket sales grew by 4.6 per cent in the 12 weeks to March 27 compared to the same period last year as shoppers spent...

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