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Lawrence Aylward

Editor In Chief

Lawrence Aylward is Editor in Chief for Store Brands.

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September 2018

Sep
19
Americans are poised to splurge this holiday season. Why not on private brands?
Sep
11
Private brands from one country will continue to become accessible to consumers in another country because of e-commerce, which could generate sales and market share of retailers’ private brands around the world

August 2018

Aug
29
If anything, Amazon.com’s acquisition of Whole Foods lit a fire under other grocery retailers, which several of them have done
Aug
28
The Italian immigrant, who leads retailer’s private brands, is a me-second type of person
Aug
15
Survey reveals that long lines and poor checkout experiences are reasons why consumers shop elsewhere. But are retailers taking this seriously?
Aug
08
If its latest earnings are any indication, Publix withstood the recent uproar for its support of an NRA proponent. Perhaps people realize that Publix is not the villain it was made out to be
Aug
01
Convenience is a hallmark of customer service. Taking away credit cards equates to taking away convenience
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Articles by this author

September 2018

PLMA’s CEO-Only Seminar will be held during Private Label Trade Show in November

Our annual report, based on IRI data, can help retailers determine what non-food categories — from deodorant to dog food — pose opportunities for private brands

August 2018

Retailers are finding the fresh section a fine opportunity for store brand growth. That’s all good, but it poses severe challenges when it comes to the transportation and logistics of fresh products.

Company's team wants to make its store brands 'iconic'

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