Big Changes Ahead in Retailing
All the products. All the trends. Join news anchor Jodi Daley and PLMA president Brian Sharoff for direct-from-the-show-floor coverage of this year's PLMA Private Label Trade Show. Daily news briefings with reports from Michael Sansolo on food and beverages, Bob Vosburgh on health and beauty, and Carol Angrisani on housewares and kitchenware. Plus, Tim Simmons will keep an eye on breakfast speakers. Click here for video.
A veteran retailing expert believes there's a new world of supermarkets right around the corner. Allan Noddle says stores will look different, offer new ranges of prepared foods, and integrate online and brick and mortar shopping. All these changes spell a big opportunity for store brands.
Research and Technology:
Retail Apocalypse? Hardly
The flood of closings long-predicted for the bricks-and-mortar retail landscape may not be as dire as predicted, but certain channels are in deeper water than others. Brad Edmondson offers statistical analysis of who’s falling and rising with the tide. Click here for video.