Beef Drives Higher Total Store Sales

August 12, 2019 ALISON KREBS, Beef Checkoff

Beef reigns. It brings in more dollars than any other item at retail (2.1% of total), while nearly 6.3% of baskets include beef.2 This makes beef a formidable revenue generator in its own right. Further, the average basket with beef is more than twice that of the typical ring ($85.70 vs. $41.33, respectively).