Washington, DC - Thomas Opinion Research President Rosita Thomas will discuss the results of her trend study on the purchase habits of Hispanic shoppers during a live MeatAMI.com web chat Monday, June 18, 2001 from 11 a.m. to noon.
U.S. Census statistics show the Hispanic
population in America grew nearly 58 percent
over the last decade - from 22.4 million in
1990 to 35.3 million in 2000. The total U.S.
population increased by 13.2 percent over the
same time period.
The Census Bureau
projects the Hispanic population will reach
96.5 million by the middle of the next century.
That’s nearly 25 percent of the total
population. Thomas’ research answers
important questions retailers and food
processors have about this rapidly growing
segment of the population. Topics will
What traditional foods
Hispanics would purchase if they were available
in their local grocery stores
Hispanic shoppers use service areas like
What products Hispanics buy for their
How long Hispanics
generally live in the U.S. before their
“comfort level” allows them to try American
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Habits of the Hispanic Shopper the Highlight of Live MeatAMI.com Web Chat MondayThursday, June 14, 2001
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