Private Brand & The Texas Showdown

Ad courtesy of Cicular Logic

This week Texas Grocer HEB is offering their version of the “Buy a National Brand product get the equivalent Private Brand product FREE. The Texas Showdown promotion serves as an excellent sampling and trial tool while driving national brand sales. The real question is how many customers will try the Private Brand and ask why they would ever pay more for the national brand.

Previous articleTaste the Crunch of Private Brand Chips
Next articleBankruptcy, Private Brand & Great Coffee – A&P
Christopher Durham
Christopher Durham is the president of My Private Brand and the co-founder of The Vertex Awards. He is a strategist, author, consultant and retailer who built brands at Delhaize-owned Food Lion, and lead strategy and brand development for Lowe’s Home Improvement. He has consulted with retailers around the world on their private brand portfolios including: Family Dollar, Petco, Staples, Office Depot, Best Buy, Metro (Canada), TLW (Taiwan) and Hola (Taiwan). Durham has published five definitive books on private brands, including his first book, Fifty2: The My Private Brand Project. In 2017, he will debut his newest book, Vanguard: Vintage Originals, a visual tour of innovation and disruption in private brand going back to the mid-1800’s. Dynamic in his presentation while down to earth and frank in his opinions, he has presented at numerous conferences, including FUSE, The Dieline Conference, Packaging that Sells, Omnishopper and PLMA’a annual trade show in Chicago. Durham lives in Charlotte, NC with his wife, Laraine, and two daughters, Olivia and Sarah.