A collection of news, articles and other featured content about October 2011.

A collection of news, articles and other featured content about October 2011.

October 2011

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    • Executive Rewards

      So much for the sacred salary increase. Rising costs have grocery retailers and food manufacturers looking for ways to cut overhead, and often that means scrutinizing pay across the board.
    • The Deal Is On

      Grocers and packaged goods manufacturers have barely dipped their toes into the fast-growing world of Groupon-style marketing – and for good reason, say some experts.
    • Food Prices: Up, up and away

      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.
    • Delivering in China

      China's consumers appear ripe for American food products and retail chains, and the U.S. food industry is acting quickly to tap the rapidly emerging market.
    • Innovation for Growth

      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?
    • The shopper marketing Revolution

      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."
    • Do Moms Still Matter ?

      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.