Rum, wine, whiskey and beer were the most popular items flying off the shelves of Greek supermarkets in the first quarter of 2021, According to new data.
Rum sales accounted for 67.7%, alcohol 49.1%, whiskey 43.6% and beer 27.3%.
This may lead to prolonged closure of bars and restaurants due to corona virus infection.
Research Institute Nielsen IQ The first category includes oven cleaner products (47.5%), baking paper (28.4%), hair removal products (25.1%) and hair dyes (22%).
In addition, supermarkets with spaces of more than 100 square meters increased sales by 1.9% in the first quarter compared to 2020.
Food and beverages grew by 4.2%, while personal care products and household goods increased by 8.9% and 7.4% compared to 2020, respectively.