Tag Archives: PLMA

Y Not Foods Adds Cheesy Single-Serve Meals

Single-serve meals are driving sales—why not add them to the store’s portfolio? Y Not Foods has the answer; the company added a Solos, a … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, What's New

Next Edition of PLMALive Reports on the E-Commerce Strategies of Major Retailers and Grocery Store Trends

From e-commerce to grocery store spending trends, the next edition of PLMALive features topical reports from regular contributors, David Merrefield, Brad Edmondson, Christopher Durham, … Continue reading

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(Non)food for thought

In an era of unprecedented trust in store brands, the pressure is on retailers to provide quality, innovative products in the nonfoods category.  Just … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 11 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Winning with private label

By Barrie Dawson Private label products have become a way for retailers to differentiate themselves from the competition. Thirty years ago, private label products … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 07 Article Archives, Upfront

Catching those elusive Millennials

Millennials are tough to pin down, but worth the effort, according to a PLMA survey. Forget about the Baby Boomers. Now, the Millennials are moving front-and-center … Continue reading

Posted in 2014 06 Article Archives, Upfront

Value tops list of Millennials’ shopping priorities, says new PLMA study

A new nationwide study from PLMA for the first time casts significant light on the grocery shopping patterns of the Millennials, the 100 million … Continue reading

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Store Brand Growth Continues

The release of PLMA’s 2014 Annual Private Label Yearbook shows that store brands have extended their multiyear period of growth, setting new share records … Continue reading

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PLMA’s Pricing Study Highlights Savings For Store Brands While Winter Drags On

For much of the country, mother nature delivered an extra dose of cold winter misery this season. But at least consumers could take comfort … Continue reading

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Private label in the public eye

Grocery Headquarters once again acknowledges the standout players in the world of private label. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 02 Article Archives, Upfront

Teamwork Equals Success at Daymon Worldwide’s Annual Supplier Reception

Former Chicago Bears and NFL Hall of Fame Running Back Gale Sayers joined Daymon Worldwide’s CEO Carla Cooper to host the Global Private Brand … Continue reading

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Keeping an eye on private label

Retailers have found meaning and purpose with private label programs. Now consumers are looking to them for meaningful answers—not to mention savings. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 11 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Budget brands no longer

Consumers are putting their trust in store brand nonfoods products; retailers who are dedicated to their brand will come out ahead. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 11 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Tracking private label

The Private Label Manufacturers Association’s annual yearbook shows continued growth for store brand products. Private label remains the talk of the town in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 05 Article Archives, Upfront

A vision for 2020

Food retailing continues to undergo major changes. Some of the industry’s top executives offer insights and opportunities. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 01 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Brands not included

The PLMA’s 2012 Private Label Trade Show once again pushed the boundaries of innovation. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 12 Article Archives, Upfront

Private Label Opportunity in Developing Urban Areas

With a sagging economy, Americans are opting for smaller, more affordable housing than in the past. Some retailers are adjusting to this trend by … Continue reading

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From head to toe

A strong offering of private label nonfoods items—from shampoo to foot care—can help supermarket operators increase sales and profitability. Nearly every supermarket has private … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 11 Article Archives, Nonfoods for Profit

Private (label) practices

Trust and value have become cornerstones on which retailers can build store brand success. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 11 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Store Brands Impacting Medium-Sized Retailers

The importance of store brands business to major retailers like Wal-Mart and Kroger is well-documented, yet store brands are also having significant penetration on … Continue reading

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Nonfoods Talk: Putting pets in their place

A new law makes it an expensive mistake not to harness your pet in the car in New Jersey. It could mean more sales … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 09 Article Archives, Columns, Nonfoods for Profit

Private label’s highs and lows

A study about to be released by PLMA reveals some interesting facts about the world of private label. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 05 Article Archives, Upfront

Private Label leaders

The Grocery Headquarters’ Private Label Trail Blazer Awards recognize outstanding private label manufacturers for their ability to innovate and stand out among their peers. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 02 Article Archives, Upfront

Store brands stay strong

It was clear by the crowds at the Private Label Manufacturing Association’s (PLMA) 2011 trade show in Chicago that private label manufacturers are having no trouble keeping up with retailers’ needs. In fact, they are capitalizing on this trend with innovative products that are not only competing with national brands technology but also leading the way. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 01 Article Archives, Upfront

Inside information

Entering the New Year, supermarkets face a myriad of challenges, from pricing pressure to increased channel competition to constantly changing technologies—just to name a few. Remaining successful has never been more difficult. Continue reading

Posted in 2012 01 Article Archives, Cover Stories

PLMA’s 2011 Trade Show

Grocery Headquarters attended the 2011 PLMA Private Label Trade Show in Chicago in November. Here are some of the people we met.

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