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7 out of 10 Americans believe grocery shopping will permanently change due to coronavirus pandemic

Nearly seven in 10 Americans believe that the traditional grocery store run will be a thing of the past due to COVID-19, according to new research.

The study asked 2,000 Americans about how their views on grocery shopping have changed in light of the global pandemic, and the results showed that respondents are open to exploring new ways they can get their groceries.

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Sixty-four percent of those surveyed said they’ve utilized grocery deliveries

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Online grocery sales to grow 40% in 2020

U.S. online grocery sales grew 22% in 2019 and, propelled by high demand from nationwide COVID-19 lockdowns, stand to surge about 40% this year, according to the Coresight Research U.S. Online Grocery Survey 2020.

Of 1,152 consumers polled, 52% had bought groceries online in the past 12 months — the first time that more than half of respondents had done so and representing more than double the number of shoppers from two years ago, Coresight said. E-commerce accounted for roughly 2.6% of U.S. food and beverage retail sales in 2019, but the projected growth in online grocery activity would raise

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Should I Disinfect My Groceries? Advice About Grocery Shopping Safely : Shots

Going to the grocery store? Scientists share their advice about what to worry about and what not to.

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Going to the grocery store? Scientists share their advice about what to worry about and what not to.

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The vast majority of the country is under lockdown right now. But stay-at-home orders come with a few exceptions — like grocery shopping.

Many of us are still venturing out to stock up on food and toiletries. But what’s the safest way to shop during this pandemic? And what should you

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