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Private Brand Widens Growth Gap

Private Brand Widens Growth Gap

Christopher Durham March 26, 2015 0

Store Brands Market Share  As national brands continue to struggle with lower growth year to year in supermarkets, drug chains and mass merchandisers, private brand sales in all the major retail channels continue their

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PLMA Consumer Study Finds Shoppers Loyal To Their Favorite Store

PLMA Consumer Study Finds Shoppers Loyal To Their Favorite Store

Christopher Durham March 10, 2015 0

A new nationwide study of consumers in the all-important 25 to 45 age group indicates that these shoppers are increasingly demonstrating loyalty to the stores they use for grocery purchases. The new PLMA study,

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Will Retailing Rebound this Year? PLMALive!

Will Retailing Rebound this Year? PLMALive!

Christopher Durham February 18, 2015 0

In this video segment Todd Hale, former Nielsen Senior VP, talks with  PLMALive’s Tim Simmons that 2015 may be a better year for retailers

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The Rise of Loyal Shoppers – PLMALive!

The Rise of Loyal Shoppers – PLMALive!

Christopher Durham February 17, 2015 0

A new PLMA study indicates that shoppers are becoming more loyal to their favorite retailers. Demographics, retail consolidation and private brands are the reasons. In the latest edition of PLMALive! find out more about

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2014 PLMA Tradeshow Closes With Record Attendence

2014 PLMA Tradeshow Closes With Record Attendence

Christopher Durham November 19, 2014 0

This years edition of the PLMA’s annual trade show ended yesterday however if you were not able to make it to Chicago join anchor Jodi Daley and PLMA president Brian Sharoff for day two

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Shoppers Save Big With a Private Brand Thanksgiving

Shoppers Save Big With a Private Brand Thanksgiving

Christopher Durham November 12, 2014 0

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and, for many consumers, an expensive time too as family and friends come to call, expanding the dinner table and the grocery bill for holiday feasts.

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GMO Confrontation Looms? PLMALive!

GMO Confrontation Looms? PLMALive!

Christopher Durham October 28, 2014 0

With several states pushing GMO disclosure labeling and Congress seemingly at an impasse, the issue of genetic modification may wind up in the Supreme Court. Private Brands may be particularly vulnerable. What is the

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PLMALive! What’s Hot in New Products?

PLMALive! What’s Hot in New Products?

Christopher Durham October 5, 2014 0

In this video from the Private Label Manufacturer’s Association (PLMA) for their video webzine Tom Vierhile, Innovation Insights Director, Datamonitor, sees new opportunities for private brand products. He tells Tim Simmons about important trends

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Apps. Retail Game Changer? Or Tease? PLMA Live!

Apps. Retail Game Changer? Or Tease? PLMA Live!

Christopher Durham October 21, 2013 0

Apps. We hear and see the word every day. They are supposed to change the world. But how well are they doing when it comes to grocery and drugstore retailing? In this edition of

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Private Brand Sales Outpace National Brands –  PLMA’s 2013 Private Label Yearbook

Private Brand Sales Outpace National Brands – PLMA’s 2013 Private Label Yearbook

Christopher Durham June 28, 2013 0

Private Brands at supermarkets, drug and mass merchandise enjoyed another record ring at the checkout in 2012, according to PLMA’s 2013 Private Label Yearbook. Across the major retailing outlets, store brands sales increased +2.9%,

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