DEADLINE EXTENDED: Nominate a 2023 Game Changer Today!

Store Brands is recognizing people, brands and company innovations that are driving change in the private label industry.
Greg Sleter
Associate Publisher/Executive Editor
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The past three years have seen a copious amount of game changing innovations as retailers and suppliers partnered to overcome a seemingly never-ending list of new challenges. 

Store Brands magazine wants to honor the work of individuals and companies who have made a difference in the private label industry with its annual Game Changers. From developing new products to new ways of doing business and leading the industry down new paths all with the goal of meeting consumers’ needs, innovation continues to be of paramount importance.

Do you know a Game Changer? Help us shine a light on who and what is changing the world of private label! Use the submission form below to share a nomination in one of three areas:

  • People inside retail organizations, manufacturers or supporting companies of store brands, who helped make a difference in the industry;
  • Private brands that have launched in the last 18 months and have revitalized the industry;
  • Companies and their specific innovations such as processes, ideas, packaging concepts, supply chain tools, etc., whatever it was that helped modernize and move private brands forward.

Deadline to enter is Friday, Feb. 24. Winners will be announced in the March/April issue of Store Brands.

Contest rules:

  • Open to private brand suppliers, retailers, wholesalers, packaging companies, supply chain companies, agencies, associations and anyone who has made a difference in private label.
  • Nominator’s can nominate themselves, their own company or a colleague or another company.
  • Multiple entries from the same company are permitted, although a separate form needs to be submitted for each nomination.
  • Looking for company initiatives, people, retailer store brands that made an impact over the last 18 months, ending January 2023.
  • Deadline to submit is Feb. 17.