An Interesting Combination

What do you buy before a storm?

when a hurricane is expected the top selling items are poptarts and beer

 

Strange, but true! Pop Tart sales at Wal-Mart increased by as much as seven times before major storms according to a New York Times interview in 2004.

According to the company’s corporate website, more than 350,000 boxes were sent to the Carolinas before and after Hurricane Florence struck in 2018.

https://www.southernliving.com/news/walmart-strawberry-pop-tarts-hurricane

With the panic currently surrounding the Coronavirus, COVID-19, people are buying all of the toilet paper that the world has to supply, I wonder if they are also buying the Pop-Tarts and Beer that we have to offer!

What do you think YOU will stock up on before a disaster?

https://www.msn.com/en-us/foodanddrink/tipsandtricks/the-strange-food-item-walmart-stocks-up-on-before-storms/ar-AAGrqH1

https://www.southernliving.com/news/walmart-strawberry-pop-tarts-hurricane

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