Tag: local

Online and In-Person? It’s Only Logical.

Together, RangeMe and Urban Expositions are taking matters into their own hands to put new product discovery power in your hands.

/ March 21, 2016

Infographic: 4 Ways to Capitalize on the “Buy Local” Movement

Consumers value the superior quality of local products and the “buy local” movement has made retailers more willing to partner with local suppliers because these suppliers offer mutually beneficial, strategic value.

/ March 10, 2016

Local Trade Shows 2016: International Home + Housewares Show

With more than 2,100 exhibitors spread across three sections of Chicago’s monstrous McCormick Place for the 2016 International Home + Housewares Show, it could be very easy to get lost amid the seemingly never-ending aisles of stylish décor and industrious...

/ March 8, 2016

Sustainability Boosts Brand Awareness, Trust, and Sales

Today’s strong consumer demand for sustainable products can help suppliers and retailers stand out in the crowded business-to-consumer (B2C) marketplace.

/ March 1, 2016

How Local Products Attract Happy, Loyal Shoppers (Part 2)

This year, retailers should build strategic relationships with local product suppliers to capitalize on the growing “buy local” movement.

/ February 17, 2016

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

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