Deli Meat Sales Sliced by Organic, Artisanal Brands

The cold cut counter may have to up its game to make ends meet as more U.S. consumers shun processed foods.

The Heartbreak of The Deli Counter: More Thinly Sliced Data

February 14, 2020 Nina Shapiro, Forbes

The notion that processed meat is not good for your health is not a new one. The high salt content, additives, and even just the red meat itself are all known to be linked to increased incidence of high blood pressure, heart disease, and obesity. But it is also known that studies assessing nutritional intake and health outcomes are notoriously difficult to carry out, and even more difficult to interpret.