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Convenience Store Wawa Launches Single Cup Coffee

By Chris Freeman
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Wawa Inc. is bringing private label single-serve coffee to its 604 convenience stores in the East.


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Could Walmart Be Positioning For New Value Tier?

By Chris Freeman

With the current revamping of packaging on a host of Great Value products at Walmart, the days of a dominant private label with plain white packaging could be on the way out at Walmart.


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Report Shows C-Stores Growing In Retail Foodservice

By Chris Freeman
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A new report this week from Chicago-based Technomic shows that convenience stores play a major role in the retail foodservice business, and have the potential for more gains.


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Report Breakdown Shows PL Share Down

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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A SymphonyIRI Group Webinar today, “Times & Trends: Reversal of Fortune,” took a further look into its findings that although private label dollar share continued to rise in 2012, unit share fell 0.2 percent.


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Kroger Private Label Sales Dip But Gaining Share

By Chris Freeman
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Kroger announced higher third-quarter profits Thursday that topped analysts’ expectations, while saying that its share of corporate brand sales in the quarter dipped slightly from the second quarter.


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Exclusive: Publix Blows Out Promotions

By Chris Freeman
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Although most of the retailers followed by Chicago-based market research firm Market Track exclusively for PLBuyer’s eReport showed declines in private label promotions from a year ago, the significant news came on the plus side.


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Trend For 2013: More Private Label Or Less?

By Chris Freeman
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A day after one of the major branded companies in North America made a nearly $7 billion bet on private label, a private label webinar discussed the changing strategy of Aldi to focus less on private label and more on leading brands.


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One-Stop Shopping Takes a New Turn

By Jonathan Asher
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Research Shows Consumers Changing Where They Go To Buy Groceries.


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Satisfaction No Longer Motivates

By Todd Maute
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Brand-led strategy the right approach for retailers in the future.


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A Walk Down the Aisle - Dairy

Milking More Results from the Dairy Aisle

By Chris Freeman
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Our secret shoppers headed to the refrigerated section of their local grocers to find out what’s happening in dairy products, one of the largest categories for private label sales in grocery.


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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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