BBQ beef sales are set to double this weekend says Tesco
May 7, 2016 - bbq set
Tesco is forecasting a doubling of BBQ beef sales this weekend with pulled pig being featured on a list of delights for a nation’s some-more “adventurous” garden cooks.
“With temperatures set to strike 25C this weekend, it’s a initial genuine event Brits have had this year to get out into a garden and suffer a BBQ with family and friends,” pronounced Tesco’s BBQ beef operation buyer, Suzanne Eldridge, adding that shoppers were wasting no time in stocking adult for what is set to be a good weekend of garden fun.
“In a past, UK BBQs have especially featured burgers, sausages and duck drumsticks though Brits are now apropos genuine BBQ connoisseurs,” she said.
“To support for this we’re charity brave garden cooks a operation of BBQ-friendly food, including pulled pork, Beer Can Chicken and Teriyaki kebabs.”
Based on early direct trends, so far, Tesco’s weekend sales are foresee to embody some-more than 1.5 million packs of sausages, some-more than 250,000 packs of burgers and 600,000 packs of BBQ meat, containing duck wings, delayed baked ribs and pulled pork.
The supermarket also pronounced it is “bracing itself” for direct to continue subsequent week and, in preparation, has allocated additional shelf space for BBQ foods, drink and wine.