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Sales at supermarket in October edged down 0.9 percent from a year earlier on a same-store basis, declining for the third consecutive month due to sluggish food sales, an industry body said Tuesday.

Sales at 8,042 stores run by 60 retailers totaled ¥1.04 trillion, the Japan Chain Stores Association said.

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