Two-thirds of executives surveyed believe commodity prices will be the primary driver of food price inflation in 2012, according to new research conducted exclusively for Retail Leader. Overall, more than half expect to see price increases of more than 3 percent at their stores in the coming year.
One key to driving success in any kind of economy is innovation. Sure, your company may have innovation as part of its overall strategy. But are you really delivering on the promise of true innovation?
As shopper marketing techniques have come into their own during the past decade, food retailers increasingly are becoming enhanced marketing channels.
"Eighty percent of a brand's volume is controlled by a very few retailers."
The American family has been perhaps the single most important institution in our society. Within the context of the family, nearly every aspect of behavior is in some way learned, shaped or determined.
A collection of news, articles and other featured content about October 2011.