Tag Archives: private label

Whole Foods Market launches Whole Paws line of pet food

Whole Foods Market is introducing Whole Paws, an exclusive line of premium value pet food, that features 24 products for dogs and cats. The line … Continue reading

Posted in Grocery, Wellness, What's New

Private Label Helping Stores Bounce Back

According to Roy White in a new report on PLMALive, a few national chains are seeing evidence of recovery thanks in part to their store … Continue reading

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Fairway Brand Private Label Keeps Growing

A new menu of foods – from single-serve coffee pods to start the day, to cold cuts for lunch to organic turkeys for dinner, … Continue reading

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Consumers Still Purchasing Private Label Products

An ongoing shopper behavior study conducted by The Integer Group and M/A/R/C Research shows that shoppers seem to be keeping their private label shopping … Continue reading

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Organic grows up

Consumers want to know where and how their produce is grown. The expanding organic segment is increasingly quelling their concerns—and boosting store sales. Everyday … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 09 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

They buy what? Private label trends for 2013

While it didn’t come as a surprise to learn nearly all (96%) of shoppers buy private label grocery products today, I have to admit … Continue reading

Posted in Blogs, Web-Exclusive Content

96% of Consumers Buy Private Label Groceries

Nearly all consumers buy private label products when grocery shopping, according to a new study of 6,600 consumers conducted by Market Force Information. Of … Continue reading

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TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Cains Foods

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. announced it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Cains Foods, L.P., a privately owned Ayer, Mass. based manufacturer of shelf stable mayonnaise, dressings … Continue reading

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Stefano Foods Makes Pizza Dough the All-natural Way

Stefano Foods, makers of ready-to-heat items including Pizza, released the newest addition to their Pizza Dough line today. Stefano’s Premium Pizza Dough provides consumers … Continue reading

Posted in Perishables, What's New

Beating the odds

Roundy’s hard work and success has earned the 2013 Grocery Headquarters Independent Retailer of the Year honor. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 02 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Private Label’s time to shine

Grocery Headquarters honors standout companies with its Private Label Trailblazer Awards. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 02 Article Archives, Upfront

Smart Phones, Smarter Shopping

It’s becoming more and more commonplace to see people searching for deals on grocery items via their smartphone or tablet than the traditional printed … Continue reading

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ConAgra Foods to Acquire Ralcorp

ConAgra Foods and Ralcorp Holdings announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which ConAgra Foods … Continue reading

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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

Premium Private Label Groceries Trump Frugal Fatigue

Private label food and beverage dollar sales topped $98 billion in 2011 to account for 17.6% of total food and beverage retail sales, according … Continue reading

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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

Nine out of Ten Women Compare Private Label to Brand Name Products When Shopping

Although 77 percent of general shoppers compare store brands to brand names, 90 percent of women compare both regularly. This was revealed in The … Continue reading

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Publix Issues Voluntary Recall on Hearts of Romaine

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for 10-ounce plastic bags of Publix Hearts of Romaine (Chopped Hearts of Romaine) due to the … Continue reading

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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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NPD Group: Private Label Foods Continues to Rise, Satisfaction Declining

The number of consumers using private label food and beverage products continues to rise, but U.S. consumers are losing their enthusiasm for these value-oriented … Continue reading

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CPG Industry Will Focus on Consumers Wanting to Live Well with Less in 2012, According to SymphonyIRI Report

From the unstable economy and stubborn unemployment rates to frugal consumers and high commodity prices, there has been endless discussion around the challenges facing … Continue reading

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Demand for In-Store Deals has Diminished, Shoppers Expect Discounted Prices: Deloitte Survey

Excitement over unexpected in-store deals has diminished as discounted prices become an anticipated part of the consumer products shopping experience, according to the Deloitte/Harrison … Continue reading

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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.

Posted in Photos, Web-Exclusive Content

Elevating private label

Retailers and manufacturers need to collaborate and innovate to take private label to the next level. By John Karolefski Private label has clearly been … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 11 Article Archives, Cover Stories