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- RESEARCH & AWARDS
Articles by Chris Freeman
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.
ESM Magazine reported that Belgian retailer Colruyt will replace more than 50 existing private label lines with one new line called Boni Selection.
ESM magazine said local reports in Poland say Intermarche is hoping to boost the share of private label sales from its current 20 percent penetration to 30 percent.
ShopSmart magazine, a production of Consumer Reports, reports in its June issue that shoppers can save 40 percent on beauty products with private label items rather than national brands.
When Post Holdings conducted a call Monday to announce its quarterly earnings, it also was the company’s first public comment since announcing a deal to buy private label and branded businesses from Hearthside Food Solutions for $158 billion in cash.
A trio of private brands at Walmart are helping increase the credibility of the retailer’s fresh food offerings, according to new insights unveiled in Sightline, a new in-depth report from My Private Brand.
Roundy’s CEO Bob Mariano said this week that the retailer posted record high private label penetration in its first quarter.
Sometimes it might come off as a little cheesy. But there’s no joking around about the strength of private label sales in the cheese category today.
Grabbing chairs at the ECRM Private Brands Food conference in Napa, Calif., in March, a small group bantered around ideas about private label today.
And you stand next to them, with a slight grin on your face, knowing that you’ve already gotten the present. Having to keep yourself from spilling the beans before it’s time.
Because sometimes the best surprises are the ones that we have the most trouble keeping a secret.