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The Unlikely Products Selling Out Because of Coronavirus

The pandemic is altering short-term shopper behavior — and retailers can’t keep up

An illustration of a man wearing a face mask, surrounded by a stockpile of toilet paper, weapons ammo, kettlebells, and cans.
Illustration: Xavier Lalanne-Tauzia

TThe coronavirus lockdown has businesses reeling, with countless companies anticipating steep sales declines and some entire industries at risk. And yet some items are still flying off the shelves in this new work-from-home (and…

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