Council unites industry groups to address short- and long-term supply chain weaknesses exposed by coronavirus.
May 6, 2020
The Consumer Brands Association is launching the Critical Infrastructure Supply Chain Council (CISCC), a coordinated effort of more than 35 trade associations committed to addressing both long- and short-term supply chain challenges and weaknesses, including those made apparent by the coronavirus pandemic.
For example, 96% of grocers who offer media opportunities for CPG suppliers on their apps saw an increase in revenue over the last 12 months.
November 26, 2019
dunnhumby, London, released The Future of Retail Revenues Must Be Data Led, a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting, Marietta, Ga., that found 85% of grocery retailers globally lack the capabilities, technology, people and processes to use insights to monetize their data and drive customer experience.
The research found that sustainability-marketed products delivered 50.1% of market growth from 2013-2018 while representing 16.6% of the CPG market in dollar sales in 2018.
November 7, 2019
NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business (CSB), New York, and IRI, Chicago, launched a new Sustainable Market Share Index, an in-depth analysis of consumer purchases of products marketed for their sustainable attributes.
Verified by GS1 makes it possible for CPG brand owners to consistently share a core set of attributes, including the product’s GTIN, brand name, product description, product image URL, global product category, net content and unit of measure and country of sale.
November 6, 2019
GS1 US developed Verified by GS1, designed to provide consumer packaged goods (CPG) retailers and marketplaces with brand-verified product data, creating a global, cloud-based GS1 Registry Platform of unique product identifiers and attributes.
Nearly 99.9% of shoppers are buying private brands today.
November 5, 2019
Although 57% of consumers say their financial health is good, fears of a recession are driving slightly less consumer confidence in Q3 2019, according to the latest IRI Consumer Connect Survey results, produced by IRI, Chicago.
Check out the September 2020 edition of Refrigerated & Frozen Foods: Cold storage construction and COVID-19, how foodservice is adapting to coronavirus challenges, SugarCreek, 2020 cold storage construction guide & directory and much more!