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May 2005

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Deep in the Heart of Texans:
H-E-B Celebrates 100 Years

Cover Story
- Deep In The Heart Of The Texans
The San Antonio-based retailer celebrates 100 years with an entire line of own brand products carrying the chain’s Centennial logo. PL Buyer got a chance to visit the great state of Texas and chat with some H-E-B executives about this year’s festivities and the years to come.

Special Report
- Give ‘em The Heater
Take a look at this year’s list of private label categories bringing in more than
- Soy’s The Limit
- Soy In Your Store
Soy’s popularity is soaring, bring it into your store.

Category Reviews
- The Aging Of America
As the population ages, opportunity ripens for retailers to capture consumers with a range of products serving the consumer group looking for adult incontinence products.
- Retailers Can Offer A Healthy Dose
Technological advances make their way to private label, no longer sitting in the shadow of national brands but giving them a run for the money.
- Cheddar Chatter
Another strong year for cheese as the population realizes the benefits of dairy.

New Products
- New On The Shelf

Private Eye
- Private Particulars
- Private Label Cereal Pressing National Brands On Price
- People

Warren’s Wanderings
- What Promotion Strategy?

Inside the Box
- Just Imagine!
Tom Stephens says imagination is priceless.

Here’s a Thought
- Set For Safari

Advertiser Index
- Index

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