Tag Archives: e-commerce

Digital Commerce Remains a Largely Untapped Opportunity For CPG Companies, Deloitte Says

Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies are underestimating the e-commerce channel’s growth potential and consequently may be missing out on a substantial market opportunity, according … Continue reading

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Daymon Worldwide Reveals Roadmap for Grocery Retailer Success

Daymon Worldwide released its “Grocery Retailing Goes Digital” whitepaper, revealing five key steps grocery retailers need to follow to successfully compete in the rapidly-evolving … Continue reading

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Clicking on all cylinders

By focusing on fresh offerings, online grocers are setting the stage for the future of the industry. It is up to brick-and-mortar retailers to keep pace. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 08 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Sounding Board: Feeding the shark

Amazon’s foray into fresh groceries poses a potential threat to traditional grocers. If there is one truism in retail it is that customers always … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 08 Article Archives, Columns

A fresh delivery experience

As you know from my last blog entry, for the past month I have been engrossed in learning about the e-commerce segment of the … Continue reading

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Survey: More Consumers Would Shop Online if Faster

Survey results showed that 44% of consumers would shop online more if it were faster to make a purchase, while nearly three-quarters (72%) agree … Continue reading

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Nonfoods Talk: Where the future lies

In good economic times or bad, in the end, quality will usually trump price. A manufacturer of housewares products pulled me aside at the … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 04 Article Archives, Columns, Nonfoods for Profit

Consumer Products Industry Expects Sales in Warehouse Club Stores to Outpace Other Retail Channels

Consumer products executives expect their highest growth to come from the warehouse club channel compared with any other retail sales channel over the next … Continue reading

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Surviving the jungle

Amazon.com has just started to make a dent in the grocery business, but there is no doubt that supermarkets are at the top of … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Columns

The self-service scenario

While grocers have been scaling back on some of their IT investments, one area where they are spending is in self- checkout technology. By … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 04 Article Archives, Tech Solutions