Items Tagged with 'category data'


Consumers increasingly shop for specific retailer private labels

May 31, 2012
U.S. shoppers increasingly are likely to visit a food retailer specifically for its private label products, according to results of a new survey done in November, 2011, exclusively for PLBuyer by Consumer Science, a Dallas/Fort Worth-based research firm.
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Special Report - The Hot List: Foods

The Hot List: May 2012

May 9, 2012

Looking at the list as a whole, private label food categories had total dollar sales of roughly $11.2 billion. 

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You're the Top

May 9, 2012

 Schenectady, N.Y.-based Price Chopper’s director of corporate brands Mike DeJulio says end cap displays can be an effective and useful tool to promote private label products. 

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Eye On The National Brands

May 9, 2012

 Kimberly-Clark and Procter & Gamble continue to dominate the disposable baby products category, with 35.4 percent and 33.4 percent, respectively, of all category sales in 2010, according to a March 2011 report from Mintel International Group, Ltd. 

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Category Review: Diapers & Training Pants

A Saggy Bottom Line

May 9, 2012

Private label diaper sales are down, but there are some bright spots. The diaper and training pants category did not fare well during the late 2000s recession, and although private label offerings gained market share against the national brands, they face stiffer challenges than private label does in other categories.

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Private Eye

Sustainability Is Important, But Be Wary Of Price

May 9, 2012

Retailers and suppliers who want consumers to buy sustainable products need to be wary of the price premium attached to those products.

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Ipsos Report Says PL ‘Formidable Threat To National Brands’

May 8, 2012

An annual study from New York-based Ipsos Marketing shows that private label products have been perceived globally as better than national brands each of the past three years, but overall opinions of private label has slipped each year.

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NPD Author: PL Report 'Red Flag' To Retailers

May 1, 2012
A new report today from the NPD group on private label product use should raise a red flag to retailers, the author of the report said.
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Canned Fruit & Vegetables

Shelf Stable

April 10, 2012
While sales of fresh fruits and vegetables are on the rise, the canned varieties are relatively flat. The good news is that private label products have gained market share and found success by providing cost-conscious consumers with their pantry staples.
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Feminine Hygiene

Feminine Mystique

April 10, 2012
Private label has made inroads into the feminine hygiene category.
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September 2013 New Non-Food Products

This month’s new non-food products include soft chews for dogs, bottle labeling technology, skin-care products, eyebrow razors, and baby-safe laundry detergent.


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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PLB April 2014 cover

April 2014

The April 2014 issue of Private Label Buyer includes articles on Omnichannel, store brand sauces, and more. Check it out today!

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