Category: Small Business

How Local Products Attract Happy, Loyal Shoppers (Part 1)

Retailers increasingly source local products to streamline logistics and reduce transportation costs. Both retailers and suppliers build goodwill by investing in the local economy, and consumers feel good for supporting people and jobs in their community.

/ February 3, 2016

Infographic: 5 Disruptive Retail Trends to Watch in 2016

From localization to omni-channel personalization, here are the Top 5 Retail Trends to Watch in 2016...

/ January 28, 2016

Hand in Hand: Innovation & Inspiration

Whatever the innovation you have in mind, embrace it. And in those moments when you doubt your idea—and everyone has those moments—don’t let go.

/ January 26, 2016

Local Trade Shows 2016: Winter Fancy Food Show (San Francisco)

One of the biggest shows of the season, and arguably the largest specialty food show on the West Coast, this show gave attendees a lot to think about as they walked the floor.

/ January 21, 2016

Local Foods Drive Massive Growth in Retail

Retailers are sourcing food products from local suppliers to simplify supply chain management, save time and transportation costs, and build goodwill within their communities.

/ January 19, 2016

Local Trade Shows 2016: Philadelphia Gift Show

Trade shows are a vital part of the CPG industry. They’re the perfect opportunity for both buyers and suppliers to get out there and see how the industry is transforming and the trends that are brewing on local and national...

/ January 12, 2016

New Year, New Understandings – Know Thy Consumer

Just like you want to know everything about your product, you absolutely must know everything about your consumer.

/ January 6, 2016

Changing the Marketplace, One Supplier at a Time (Part 2 of 2)

Five years ago there was so much focus on big brands, but not as much anymore. Smaller companies are growing exponentially...

/ December 17, 2015

Like the Back of Your Hand

The road from idea to consumer is a long one…and a curvy one…a straight one…a roundabout one.

/ December 15, 2015

Welcome to RangeMe, Welcome to My Dream (Part 1 of 2)

Do you ever find yourself just overloaded with ideas? Do you dream big, and have a drive to take these ideas and make them into reality?

/ December 9, 2015