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Private Brand Pizza Inspirations

Retailers will find pizza inspiration in today’s competitive foodservice market—as well as in the products foodservice companies bring to the freezer case.
By Douglas J. Peckenpaugh
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Multiple retail food categories perpetually jockey for position with foodservice, striving to communicate the merits of providing a restaurant-style experience at home while saving money. Few products face this proposition as acutely as frozen pizza.


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Dollar General Edges Out Walmart in Kantar Retail Price Point Survey

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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Dollar General tops Kantar Retail’s opening price point survey, narrowly beating out Walmart Supercenter, with private labels having a more significant impact than before. 


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Consumer Reports Tests Store Brand Dish Detergents

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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Consumerreports.org recently tested store-brand dishwasher detergents from Costco, Kmart, Target, Trader Joe's, Walgreens, Whole Foods, and other retailers.


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Consumers Rate Costco, Publix, and Whole Foods Market Best for Store Brands

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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When compared to other retailers, 63 percent of store brand buyers were “very satisfied” with their purchase at Costco, putting the retailer in first place for satisfaction out of 25 retailers, according to a survey conducted by Consumer Edge Insight. 

 


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Whole Foods Promotes Private Label Pet Food

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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Whole Foods Market promotes new private label Whole Paws pet food with free samples and swag in stores. 


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Cover Story

Top 35 Private Label Retailers

U.S. retail giant Walmart again leads the private brand pack on our exclusive annual Top 35 list—one that saw some significant shifts.
By Douglas J. Peckenpaugh
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The private label business in the United States continues to accelerate, growing in diversity and focus. While consolidation ever changes the look of the playing field, U.S. retailers clearly see the strength in promotion and development of their store brands.


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Cover Story: Warehouse Club Report

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PLBuyer takes a deeper look at the three largest warehouse club stores in the U.S.
By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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A deep look at the three largest warehouse club stores in the United States: Costco, Sam’s Club, and BJ’s.


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Focus on Retailers: Smart and Final

Smart And Final Revamps Value Tier Brand

Retailer taking advantage of expanded format stores to add private label products.
By Chris Freeman
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Smart and Final has been taking advantage of expanded-format stores to add private label products.


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Market Force Study Says 96 Percent of Consumers Buy Private Label Groceries

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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Nearly all consumers buy private label products when grocery shopping, according to a new study of 6,600 consumers conducted by Market Force Information.


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Hillary Clinton Talks at NACDS Total Store Expo

By Jamie Grill-Goodman
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Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton addressed attendees at the 2013 NACDS Total Store Expo. 


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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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Private Label Buyer Magazine

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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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