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Spam is back! No silly not the email type the meat like type!

November 15th, 2008 Comments off

With the economic down turn quickly being felts by many the good folks at Hormel seem to be cashing in with that lovable meat like substance they call spam.

Some highlights from the story I found to be just great.

  1. “Even as consumers are cutting back on all sorts of goods, Spam is among a select group of thrifty grocery items that are selling steadily.”
  2. Because it is vacuum-sealed in a can and does not require refrigeration, Spam can last for years. Hormel says “it’s like meat with a pause button.”
  3. This one needs to be listed twice! “it’s like meat with a pause button.”

Link to the full story in the nytimes

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