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Store Brands wants to build out a printed guide to best-selling products and services in its November issue.
Store Brands in the Wild identifies merchandising and ads for two retailers that highlight limited-time fall innovations.
Dan Ochwat, executive editor, Store Brands talks the growing impact on marketing private brands and how the publication wants to highlight the most innovative efforts.
Store Brands in the Wild takes a close look at the merchandising around the release of Hatch Chiles, summer-themed private brand snacks, and a wonderful display showcasing a local farmer.
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Retailer reported a strong second quarter, highlighted by its aggressive omnichannel strategy and store brand penetration.
PLM solutions company for private label and branded manufacturers reaches high customer mark.
Popular discount chain shared what’s trending in the category in a recent podcast, paired that with a limited-time red wine release.
Latest Reuters report joins earlier Wall Street Journal, U.S. House Judiciary Committee dives into the retailer’s private label practices.
FDA released official guidance and a target date for food manufacturers, branded and own brand, to reduce sodium levels in their products.
The platform, already working with Albertsons on efforts that can increase its own brand presence, introduced new shopping features and ad campaign.
Available to gamify a private brand beer, the tech company out of Australia has enabled a way for consumers to scan and play using augmented reality, while also adding buying and branding features.
The driver of Amazon’s private label fresh Amazon Kitchen brand joined the company as its chief commercialization officer in January.
An easier way to get Member’s Mark wines at home is part of a broad holiday shopping, dining event underway.
The leading packaged grocery deliverer has acquired a platform to integrate foodservice delivery, building bigger online baskets for supermarkets.
The Private Label Manufacturers Association held its two-day Washington Conference virtually this week.
The private label partner in the coffee space said it’s the first to introduce a packaging style like this — available to retailers for store brand development — amid other eco-friendly initiatives.
Nine deserving women from various facets of the industry to be recognized virtually Nov. 4 and in the upcoming October print edition of Store Brands.
First-ever social poll with Buzzfeed follows the retailer’s store brand favorites contest as chosen by associates.
The retailer has a limited-time only store brand pasta with leading Boston Bruins hockey player, who goes by “Pasta.”
Despite a drop in sales results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2021, the home goods chain is optimistic about its store brand strategy and performance.
With a slate of store brands, Hungryroot, a growing e-grocer adds to the c-suite, following a multi-million dollar funding round this summer.
Ahead of its release next week, Store Brands shares insights from FMI’s latest Power of Private Brands report, measuring store brand success and outlining opportunities going forward.
The retailer released its latest celebrity curator of own brand and exclusive items for its House of Curators program.
The chain is inspiring early purchases of its exclusive owned brand and branded products via a “Deal Days” event and new price-matching program just for the holidays.
Krishnakumar Davey of IRI sits down with Store Brands to discuss inflation challenges and the private brand opportunity within.
September cover story goes inside Foxtrot’s private brands as it looks to shake up the convenience channel and highlights other fellow disruptors.
Retailer launches exclusive Juicy Couture collection for fall and throughout the year with women’s, kid’s and accessories items.
CEO Giles Hurley addressed a plan to grow the chain’s market share throughout the United Kingdom over the next two years, including a pilot of a checkout-free store.
Proprietary data from store brand beverage producers, NielsenIQ show sugar-filled drinks on the decline, healthy ones on the rise.
Two leaders in compost and biodegradable products highlight advancements in coffee and tea, and address other areas where retailers can step up and lead through store brands.
Private brand pet food manufacturer added the top talent to bolster its supply chain and procurement operations.
The retailer’s store brand clothing and own brand tech products could lead the Amazon department store, as would technology innovations in-store, per an article in the Wall Street Journal.
Panelists from Casey’s, Walgreens, Rouses Markets and The Giant Company headline sessions at the Store Brands Industry Forum on Beverages.
Ahead of the organization speaking at the Store Brands Industry Forum on Beverages on Sept. 29, Abby Ayers talks with Store Brands about its roots in coffee, new steps in dairy and more.
The association updated its website with new dates, pushing the Nov. 14-16 event into the new year.
The retailer has a huge range of 100% certified fair trade products across cocoa, coffee and seafood.
Store Brands Industry Forum on Beverages features speakers on the growing coffee and tea categories from Boxed, Club Coffee and TXB.
A panel dedicated to the dairy category at the upcoming Store Brands Industry Forum on Beverages includes speakers from Albertsons, Dairy Management Inc. and Fair Trade USA.
Retailer is introducing nearly 75 pumpkin-inspired products this fall season.
Private brand producer has expanded in Arizona, enabling it to grow its output of wet wipes in a variety of pack sizes.
Global ingredient company that just expanded into pet food private label, further expands in China with flavor facility.
The retailer is partnering with RangeMe on a call for suppliers, including private label manufacturers.
Research firm says store brand premium alcohol and more in private brand beverages has yet to be tapped.
Leader in nutritional foods for humans has acquired a majority stake in four private brand leaders as it eyes the $110 billion pet food space.
Innit partners with Google Cloud, collaborating on ways grocers can reach shoppers with its own brands, Innit CEO Kevin Brown told Store Brands.
Retailer’s release of more than 140 private brands show immediate impact in company’s grocery and general merchandise sales; company also introduced handmade breakfast items.
Representatives from Casey’s, TXB and Walgreens join an early list of panelists to speak at the virtual Store Brands Industry Forum on Beverages on Sept. 29.
GPM Investments, a subsidiary of Arko, is hosting its first Open Buying Day, and suppliers have until Sept. 5 to apply to pitch.
Forge, a new service under CBX, presents a better system to design store brand packages that live in multiple categories across the store.
Alphia, a private label supplier of pet food and pet treats, shares tips on developing best-in-class private brand packaging.
There are two important parties to consider when crafting a compliant dog food label and several steps to take.
Store brands thrive via the retailer and shopper relationship, something the solution helps keep in tact vs. shopping through Instacart itself.
From chefs to analysts to product managers, meet who’s growing private brands.
Retailer named five winners of its Go Fresh & Local Supplier Accelerator.
Michelle Wlazlo, EVP, CMO, talks JCPenney's more than a dozen new owned brand launches.
Retailer brings back its in-person beauty event from a few years ago for a virtual, game-like experience that highlights its store brand Sephora Collection in spots.
Meal-delivery service is piloting a program to learn more about in-store shopping behavior around its products sold exclusively in Kroger stores.
Plant-based foods and healthy beverages supplier’s latest investment could double the business in five years.
Retailers can now gauge sales impact of OOH campaigns around its store brands.
Albertsons, Topco, Southeastern Grocers and Walgreens lead the pack of retailers and suppliers that introduced innovative store brand products during the year.
Scheduled for Nov. 7-9 in Dubai, the Private Label & Licensing show is returning to an in-person event.
Nutraceutical company with private label business diversifies with new acquisition.
Wholesaler teams with sourcing platform to facilitate direct purchasing orders.
Retailer reported growth upon record growth for the second quarter, including a rise in store brand market penetration.
The retailer is looking to build stores that can highlight its strong apparel portfolio, particularly within private label, electronics and more.
Retailer also is a corporate sponsor of the Back2School cause with Boys & Girls Clubs of America.
Back-to-school store brand programs, e-commerce initiatives add to a second-straight positive financial quarter.
The retailer rolled out a card tied to its loyalty program, rewarding consumers for making healthy purchases and buying owned brands.
The distributor’s Made With exclusive brand rolls out first items in the category, previously focusing on frozen and fresh foods.
Retailer teamed with Axonify for mobile platform that delivers “bite-sized bursts of learning.”
More than 180 apparel and accessories will launch in September, made just for Target from rising names in fashion.
Grocer joins Amazon Prime, Walmart+ with annual subscription offer and is touting a special deal on private brand purchases to generate trial.
Grocery cooperative adopts new plastics program.
The discounter with an assortment that's 90% own brands announced it will be hiring thousands for the holiday season, raising wages for store staff, warehouse.
The chain's exclusives took home 60 more medals, and some items like the Irish Country Cream wine have become multi-winners.
The company announced a $25 million expansion in Windsor, Colo.
Carol May was 76, serving as CEO and chair of the board of directors for the private label sweetener producer and maker of SweetLeaf Sweetener.
The retailer introduced its first pea-based, meatless items.
The retailer's annual search for exclusive, Texas-based suppliers takes the next step, announcing 20 finalists.
Aimed at improving online orders of its products, the space-saving technology is being used at a store in Kingston, N.Y.
The private label leader in food and beverage products recently added a 200,000 sq. ft. facility.
Quotient brand Ubimo studied consumer behavior during the height of the pandemic and now, signaling opportunities for private brands.
Retailer joins list of retailers using the food waste app, selling store brand and branded items nearing their expiration date.
More than a year in the making, the retailer has launched Kindfull, more than 50 pet food items for dogs and cats.
The Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium is calling on designers to elevate tools, creations for the kitchen.
Company name change reflects its store brand arm that built the business more than 25 years ago.
New program broadens the convenience chain’s reach and creates a clever way to curate and share store brand items to shoppers.
FMI’s 2021 Power of Private Brands report sees surveyed retailers, manufacturers boosting own brands.
Topspin Consumer Partners looks to build the SportPet business.
The company behind Pebbles and Post cereals acquired TreeHouse’s ready-to-eat private label cereals in early June.
Retailer showed declines vs. huge pandemic-gains a year ago but strong on two-year basis, driven in part by new introductions, promotions.
Adam Kozak joins the private brand plant-based protein supplier.
A launch of more than 100 store brand supplements during the quarter fuel gains on two-year stacked basis.
The Sephora Beauty Collection includes exclusives online and in select shop-in-shops this month.
Nutraceutical company rebrands based on recent acquisition.
See results from a Valassis study on post-pandemic consumer insights.
The event at the end of September includes 25-minute scheduled meetings, educational sessions.
The private label cereal launches in time for Major League Baseball’s Field of Dreams baseball game scheduled to play at the corn stalk diamond from the movie on Aug. 12.
Chinova Bioworks looked to mushrooms as the source of its new plant-based meat preservative.
Company attributes dip in net sales to pandemic gains a year ago and inflation, private label demand.
A technology company surveyed consumers with food allergies, finding they don’t trust online information and need more information.
Chandra Holt has been appointed CEO, president of Conn’s; the chain launched its first private brand early this year.
Both revenue and same-store sales rose for the quarter compared with a year ago.
The online grocery delivery service named Carolyn Everson to the role of president, who worked alongside new CEO Fidji Simo at Facebook. Both played pivotal roles in Facebook’s advertising business.
Fair Trade USA noted 229 new products hit shelves in the second quarter with a Fair Trade Certified seal; 46 were private label.
The program aims to get shoppers to try the private brands and save money as consumer goods prices continue to rise.
The platform of wellness and home products, sans typical branding, raised $118 million as it looks to acquire like-minded digitally-native brands.
Analysts Brick Meets Click finds Amazon's 12 Amazon Fresh stores show a lesser dependence on national brands.
The regional chain is roasting Hatch Chiles live at stores and is incorporating a range of new fresh and exclusive products around its Hatch Chile Fest promotion.
The companies paired up this year in a co-manufacturing deal for Modern Meat branded items but also private brand production.
IRI's Consumer Connect Survey says the pet category hit a sales jump it hasn’t seen in four years.
The private label pizza products supplier has a new logo, website and name.
The retailer's remodeling stores, has a new logo and produced short ads based on the music video that promote the retailer’s private brands.
Those who registered for the event can access a webcast of the event, broken down by topic, and non-registrants can view on-demand as well for a fee.
The Galina Signature own label added a new lingerie line as well as dresses and accessories.