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Domtar Buys AHP for $272 Million

May 28, 2013

Associated Hygienic Products, the largest manufacturer of private label infant diapers in the U.S., has been sold to Domtar Corporation, a Montreal-based maker of personal care and paper products.


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PLMA's 'World of Private Label' Opens

May 28, 2013

The world’s biggest private label trade show opened in Amsterdam today at the RAI Exhibition Centre.


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Reset Brings New Private Label Items To PetSmart

May 23, 2013

After posting higher sales in the first quarter of 2013, PetSmart officials discussed the company’s largest reset in its history, a move that will include almost 1,000 new items, many of them PetSmart exclusive brands.


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Family Dollar Private Label Consumables Sales Climb

May 22, 2013

Family Dollar Chief Financial Officer Mary Winston this week told an audience at the Barclay’s Americas Select Franchise Conference that private label and global sourcing were being used to drive gross margin at the dollar store chain.


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Food Lion Makes Promotional Splash

May 22, 2013

On the heels of revamping 178 stores in its chain, Food Lion doubled its private label promotions last week from a year earlier, according to a report exclusively for PLBuyer’s eReport by Chicago-based market research firm Market Track.


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New CEO Promises Return Of Private Labels To JC Penney

May 17, 2013

In his first conference call with analysts since re-taking the CEO position at JCPenney, Mike Ullman said the struggling retailer would restore private labels as part of its rebound strategy.


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Kohl’s Continues Private Label Growth

May 17, 2013

Even as business slowed in the first quarter of 2013, private and exclusive brands at Kohl’s continued to sell well, the company announced.


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Target Canada Adds Beaver Canoe Collection

May 16, 2013

Target Canada has entered into an exclusive partnership with Beaver Canoe, a member of the Roots Canada family, which marks Roots second exclusive collection with Target in Canada.


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Bellisio To Buy Overhill Farms

May 16, 2013

Bellisio Foods, the third-largest producer of frozen entrees in the U.S., announced Wednesday that it would buy Overhill Farms for about $80.9 million in cash.


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Retailers Relax Private Label Promotions

May 15, 2013

A majority of large retailers trimmed their private label promotions last week from the same time a year ago, according to a report exclusively for PLBuyer’s eReport by Chicago-based market research firm Market Track.


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