Antifreeze Sales Trend

Published in CSP Daily News

Antifreeze sales in convenience stores took a hit in 2012, but more recent data shows a turnaround in 2013.

Antifreeze sales in convenience stores took a hit in 2012, but more recent data shows a turnaround in 2013.

Top Convenience Store Antifreeze Brands--Midyear 2013

BrandDollar SalesPCYAUnit SalesPCYA
Peak$23,326,1105.58%2,077,0092.84%
Private Label$4,022,903-8.73%375,292-8.70%
Shell Zone$3,805,411-19.92%315,526-23.13%
STP$3,050,598104.50%264,24493.18%
Polar$2,576,58517.26%237,39912.98%
Pride$2,006,54111.10%164,39912.14%
Final Charge Global$1,604,10642.27%138,65342.33%
Texaco$1,561,8721.82%111,161-3.42%
Autoguard$1,551,826-2.91%147,831-13.15%
Service Pro$1,209,4891.74%117,4123.52%
Zerex$1,152,007-15.46%106,104-17.55%
Zecol$1,079,502148.84%112,088162.92%
Race Pro$1,072,41613.62%89,8557.12%
Cardinal$982,12321.40%107,19924.22%
Shur X$831,537984.29%97,782<1,000%
Navi Guard$764,645-1.74%79,4062.68%
Shell$541,299-10.75%33,219-11.85%
Peak Global Lifetime$519,32715.12%33,21913.19%
Prestone$507,720-4.43%29,576-10.12%
Polyguard$428,978-24.03%30,031-20.63%
TOTAL$56,219,9205.94%5,001,6014.42%

 

Source: IRI

More General Merchandise/Specialty Data

Peak Antifreeze carries much of the weight of the category in convenience stores. The full subcategory is up 4.42% for the year through June 16, 2013.