Chasing a Ghost: Retail Power and the Development of Slotting Allowances in the United States Food Sector: an Historical Perspective

Slotting allowances are one-time payments made by suppliers to retailers related to the introduction of new products.

Chasing a Ghost: Retail Power and the Development of Slotting Allowances in the United States Food Sector: an Historical Perspective

Roger A. Dickinson, University of Texas at Arlington

INTRODUCTION

Slotting allowances in their most basic form are one-time...