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VideoMining Corp. is out with its annual Grocery MegaStudy, saying that "shoppers are spending 5 percent less time in supermarkets compared to the previous year," and six percent more time in convenience stores.

The shift, according to the study, has an economic impact. The organization's e C-Store MegaStudy "showed a correlation between time in store and average dollar basket size, which grew by 9 percent.
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