July 22nd, 2016
Private label brands are taking their place in the spotlight, something that might concern CPG suppliers: “Two years ago, to explore the role culture and private label, we examined the long-term growth trends and structure of the private label food marketplace. At the time, we found distinct patterns based on permutations of market share and growth. Recently, we revisited those performance segments and how their performance relates to the quiet hope that private label is now ready to premiumize....Read More
July 21st, 2016
Amazon is launching its own private label brands, something that CPG companies may need to worry about: “The Seattle web company has been quietly expanding its lineup of private label products — essentially store brands without the store. Amazon started off slowly with its own versions of dull products like batteries and computer cables pitched to members of the Amazon Prime shopping club. More recently, Amazon’s homegrown brands have pushed into more high-profile areas that could threaten the P&Gs of the world...Read More
July 21st, 2016
Walmart Canada has launched a new shopping app for its customers’ smartphones: “”We’re always looking for ways to enhance our customers’ shopping experience,’ stated Rick Neuman, EVP technology and e-commerce at Walmart Canada. ‘The Walmart app saves customers time and money and provides better access to products while at home or on the go.’“ Resources for Walmart Suppliers Suppliers: You Need to Create Experiences for Millennials Courses for Walmart Suppliers >Read More
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