Category: Industry Trends

e-commerce and the retail and cpg industry

E-Commerce Explosion Revamps Retail

The 2020s will be a digital decade for retail because the COVID-19 pandemic catapulted global e-commerce into the future to bring the shopping mall to us.

/ August 26, 2020
how covid-19 has affected beauty purchases

How the ‘Mask Factor’ Is Changing the Face of Beauty

Although consumers are kissing lipstick goodbye for now, eye makeup is zooming in as the must-have “above the mask” beauty products for trip-conscious shoppers, giving supermarkets a brilliant opportunity to shine and sparkle in the retail beauty landscape.

/ August 24, 2020
How COVID-19 Changed Retail

How COVID-19 Changed Retail

The pandemic has forced businesses to overhaul 2020 plans. See what major trends companies need to consider as they revise business strategies and assortments.

/ August 19, 2020
Back to School during a pandemic 2020

‘Back to School Blues’ Takes on a New Meaning in 2020

A radically upended retail climate triggered by the ongoing pandemic has produced a season of uncertainty for the industry’s second-biggest sales cycle, when trepidation and thriftiness will both reign supreme.

/ July 28, 2020
pandemic triggered cpg and retail trends in grocery

Pondering the Pandemic-Driven Changes in a Grocery-Gone-Wild World

Stepping back for a midsummer moment to contemplate the pace of transformation in the past four months is nothing short of incredulous. The big question: What comes next?

/ July 16, 2020
What retail buyers are buying during the pandemic

Here’s What Retail Buyers are Still Purchasing During the Pandemic

High consumer demand for these products is putting a strain on inventory but that isn't stopping retail buyers from purchasing essentials for their stores.

/ March 27, 2020
How buyers are using technology to discover products online

How Retailers Are Continuing Product Discovery Online

Find out how retail buyers in the consumer packaged goods industry are adjusting their strategies to source products virtually amidst COVID-19 safety precautions.

/ March 19, 2020

The Perks of Being a Certified Women-Owned Business, Part 1

To celebrate International Women's Month we're taking a look at all the perks that come with being a Women Owned Business.

/ March 6, 2020

Best Practices for Pricing Products

Pricing products is one of the most important aspects of any business. Learn some of the best practices on how to optimize your products pricing.

/ February 24, 2020

What You Need to Know About the CPG Industry

The CPG industry is constantly adding new brands and products to its ever evolving world. Here is what you need to know about the CPG industry.

/ February 20, 2020