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The Beginning of the End?

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A monthly scorecard of consumer behavior compiled by The Nielsen Co., New York, finds decreases in shopper activity in 11 major GDP countries appear to be moderating, suggesting a turnaround may be on the horizon.

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Web Exclusive Category Review: First Aid

By Randy Hofbauer
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Boo Boo, Be Gone!

Consumers are responding favorably to better-quality private label first aid products that reduce pain and speed up healing
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Web Exclusive Category Review: Chocolate and Candy

By Kathie Canning
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Affordable Indulgence

Private label confectionary is bucking today’s trend away from indulgence, with both the chocolate and non-chocolate candy sectors posting impressive sales gains.
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Bits and Pieces

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Find out what's news in retail and private label.

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A Growing Threat

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With its market share rising dramatically during these past two years, private label represents a major opportunity for retailers - and a major threat to the national brands.
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Recession a Boon to Walmart

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More than half of surveyed shoppers said they expect to spend a larger share of their budget at Walmart.
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Wanted: Integrated National Food Safety System

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The recent Salmonella outbreaks underscore the need to repair gaps in U.S. food safety efforts, health organizations said.
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Bits and Pieces

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  Canadian retailer Loblaws is offering a free President’s Choice G.R.E.E.N. Box - a lightweight bins that fits in a shopping cart to hold groceries and save plastic bags -
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There's an Eco in Here

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Manufacturers and retailers continue to get behind the green trend, even as they address the effects of ongoing economic woes.
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Maternal Instincts

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It's been the mother of all recessions for many Americans, and all indications are that Mother's Day sales will be impacted by the economic pinch.
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September 2014 New Food Products

This month's new food products include cane sugars, barbeque sauce, condiments in squeeze bottles, cinnamon snack seasoning, and jalapeno tzatziki, ice cream, herb toasts, corn puffs, instant coffee, coconut water, and a water enhancer.

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Coming with a clear, comprehensive plan was the key to success for Longo Brothers Fruit Markets when the grocer decided to roll out a two-tier private label strategy, Jenny Longo and Robert Koss tell PLBuyer editor Chris Freeman in this podcast.

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September 2014

The September 2014 issue of Private Label Buyer includes a convenience channel update, as well as category insights on frozen store brand trends and health and beauty items. Check it out today!

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