Consumer Which companies are most geographically exposed?

In the US, clustered Coronavirus outbreaks are causing changes in consumer behavior, federal and local government preparedness actions, and efforts across various industry segments around containment and quarantine. The Regional Exposure Fr

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  • Stop & Shop has the highest percentage of US locations in the hardest-hit regions*, with nearly 60% of its locations there.
  • Kroger's Discount Grocery concepts (37%) and Whole Foods (34%) have the No. 2 and No. 3 highest exposures.
  • The least exposed brands are Food Lion, Giant Food Stores and Ingles Market.

US grocery regional footpring: Share of US locations in metro areas with high Coronavirus exposure

Source: UBS Evidence Lab