Food fight: Why we have so many markets

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Where do you buy milk? How about chicken, Cheetos and toilet paper?For Southern Nevadans, there are hundreds of options.Groceries are big business here, and a glut of food stores are vying for your attention.Consider this: In a 6-mile swath of Henderson, there are more than 15 supermarkets and grocery stores. Most recently, Sprouts Farmers Market moved in, part of a valley-wide rollout, despite the closing of several Albertsons and Fresh & Easy locations.Southern Nevada shoppers have more than 150 grocery stores from which to choose. That’s about one for every 13,000 people. (READ THE FULL ARTICLE)