Food waste - ways in which U.S. grocery stores' can help consumers to waste less 2013

This statistic illustrates the results of a quantitative online survey conducted by BAV Consulting from February 22 to March 6, 2013. American adults were asked about the ways in which grocery stores' could help consumers to waste less food. Some 37 percent of respondents stated they would find it helpful if grocery stores were to replace incentives for buying larger quantities by offering special sales on individual products.

Ways in which grocery stores in the United States could help consumers to waste less food in 2013

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Release date

March 2013


United States

Survey time period

February 22 to March 6, 2013

Number of respondents

1,001 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Registered voters

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The original question ran as fowllows: What, if anything, could grocery stores do to help you waste less food?
Respondents were asked to select all that apply.

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