Items Tagged with 'grocery'

ARTICLES

Chek Soda Back For Summer

May 2, 2013

Bi-Lo supermarkets are bringing in a new private label soda to shelves this spring, but a familiar name in the Southeast.


Read More

Safeway President To Be CEO

April 30, 2013

Safeway has announced that Robert L. Edwards, Safeway's president, will replace Steven A. Burd as CEO.


Read More

Study For PLMA Shows Shopping Habits Haven’t ‘Changed Dramatically’

April 29, 2013

A new study commissioned by the Private Label Manufacturers Association and conducted by GfK Custom Research North America shows the shopping habits of women don’t appear to have “changed dramatically” in a half-century.


Read More

Fresh Foods In Spotlight For Supervalu Banners

April 26, 2013

Supervalu CEO Sam Duncan talked with analysts this week about the success the company’s flagship private label line has shown, then took time to discuss a major opportunity for the company’s remaining retail banners – fresh foods.


Read More

Supervalu CEO: Save-A-Lot Getting Back To Private Label Roots

April 25, 2013

On a conference call with analysts this week Supervalu CEO Sam Duncan said that Save-A-Lot had gotten away from its roots in the past couple of years, and that his plan was to return the company to its private label roots.


Read More

Hannford Hosts Private Brand Bag Design Contest

April 24, 2013

Grocer Hannaford is yet again running its  “Design-A-Reusable-Hannaford-Bag” contest.


Read More

Metro Posts Flat Sales, Wary Of Competition

April 24, 2013

Metro Inc., the third-largest grocer in Canada, announced Wednesday that quarterly sales dipped slightly from a year earlier, with same-store sales flat.


Read More

Mercadona At Forefront In Europe

April 17, 2013

Private label adoption in Europe has outpaced the United States for decades. And some of the biggest players in its business are familiar names across the pond, such as Tesco, Carrefour, and Marks and Spencer.


Read More

Consumables Still Driving Family Dollar Sales

April 11, 2013

As Family Dollar reported slowing same-store sales in its fiscal second quarter, its share of consumable sales continued to climb, driven strongly by its private label products.


Read More

Value Channel Is In The Mainstream

April 10, 2013

Planet Retail U.S. Research Director Sandy Skrovan told a webinar audience Wednesday that value retailers should no longer be considered part of an alternative channel, but as mainstream players.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

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.

Podcasts

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.

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

Private Label Buyer Magazine

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!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

NBB Private Label Foods

Which factors will drive further awareness—and development—of national-brand-better (NBB) private label foods?
View Results Poll Archive

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications,Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

plbuyer superstore logo

STAY CONNECTED

facebook_40px twitter_40px  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40px