Gold in Them Thar Hills
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.
So-called ‘micropolitan’ areas have long been passed over by businesses, but population shifts are attracting fresh development. Brad Edmondson identifies 101 regions around the country where growth and healthy communities are opening new markets for retailers of all channels.
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.