Consumer brands didn’t reap a windfall from panic buying

Consumer brands didn’t reap a windfall from panic buying

A man wears a protective mask while shopping at BJ’s Wholesale Club market at the Palisades Center shopping mall during the coronavirus outbreak in West Nyack, New York, March 14, 2020. Mike Segar | Reuters The coronavirus pandemic led to spikes in demand for items like diapers and peanut butter, but sales for many products […]
Here’s why people are panic buying and stockpiling toilet paper

Here’s why people are panic buying and stockpiling toilet paper

A man looks for products at a supermarket after panic buying due to the Coronavirus. Chris Putnam | Barcroft Media | Getty Images Panic buying has been rife amid the global spread of the new coronavirus, with consumers around the world stockpiling goods like hand...