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7 Select Takes Center Stay on Jay Leno

7 Select Takes Center Stay on Jay Leno

Christopher Durham August 31, 2011 0

Take a look at this clip of the monologue from the 8/29 episode of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, the 7-Eleven’s recently redesigned 7 Select Private Brand chips takes a starring role for

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Safeway Private Brand Selects “America’s Most Natural City”

Safeway Private Brand Selects “America’s Most Natural City”

Christopher Durham August 31, 2011 0

Pleasanton, California-based grocer Safeway is once again using social media to grow awareness and sales for its Private Brands. They are utilizing Facebook to draw attention to its new 100 percent natural Open Nature

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A Conversation with Kelly Kraus, Director of Sales & Marketing – REI

Christopher Durham August 30, 2011 1

Leading up to the 2011 Private Brand Movement event, we’re getting in touch with some of our most exciting speakers as part of our Private Brand Pulse series. Today, we have an interview with

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Private Brand Kitchenware Innovation Jumps Forward

Private Brand Kitchenware Innovation Jumps Forward

Christopher Durham August 30, 2011 0

Take a look at this intriguing press release from Lifetime Brands it details the launch of IDEATE, a web-based application that allows retailers to create custom Private Brand kitchenware collections while cutting months off

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ICMAD Young Designers Dinner

Christopher Durham August 30, 2011 0

ICMAD is pleased to announce Leslie Blodgett, creator of bareMinerals and Executive Chairman of Bare Escentuals, will present the Young Designers awards at Twenty Four Fifth in New York City on September 21st at

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PB CAREERS: Walgreens Posts Multiple Private Brand Jobs

PB CAREERS: Walgreens Posts Multiple Private Brand Jobs

Christopher Durham August 29, 2011 0

Manager, Product Specifications- Private Brands – Walgreens Job Number: 005134) Description Why not join a company where your interests can drive our innovation? Growth. Performance. Success. FULFILLED There’s a way. As America’s most convenient

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Sheffield & Sons from Bloom

Christopher Durham August 28, 2011 0

To help Delhaize owned Bloom Grocery develop a distinctive and engaging Private Brand for it’s premium angus beef program the Charlotte, NC based design, branding and shopper marketing Birdsong Gregory created Sheffield & Sons:

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Private Brand Drives Michaels 2Q Profitability

Private Brand Drives Michaels 2Q Profitability

Christopher Durham August 28, 2011 0

Irving-based arts and crafts retailer Michaels Stores swung to a second-quarter profit and posted higher sales as it continued to grow its Private Brands, added in-store classes and managed inventories better. Stores are already

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Agentrics Launches PLM Active

Agentrics Launches PLM Active

Christopher Durham August 28, 2011 0

Agentrics, a provider of retail and supply chain solutions, has launched new Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software to help retailers and manufacturers overcome the complexity in managing an increasing number of product launches and

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An Interview With Betsy Schowachert, Director of Private Brand and Licensing at Michaels Stores

An Interview With Betsy Schowachert, Director of Private Brand and Licensing at Michaels Stores

Christopher Durham August 25, 2011 0

Leading up to the 2011 Private Brand Movement event, we’re getting in touch with some of our most exciting speakers as part of our Private Brand Pulse series. Today, we have an interview with

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