Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Grocers should move away from promoting candy, soda at checkout

7/24/2014

  • Supermarket News (free registration)

American supermarkets should eliminate displays of candy and soda in checkout lanes, because promotion of such items at a time when many shoppers are struggling with obesity and diabetes is "irrespons… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Commitment and authenticity start with you

7/25/2014

  • Let's Grow Leaders

If you want your team to give 100%, you'll have to do the same and lead without holding anything back, writes Karin Hurt. "If you won't bring every ounce of who you are and what you have to give to yo… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

How women are making their mark on advertising

7/21/2014

  • Forbes

Only a small percentage of creative directors in the advertising industry are women, but there have been signs of change, Geri Stengel writes. "Feminine skills and competencies, such as empathy, flexi… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Amazon fully integrates Hello Vino app into its Fire phone

7/25/2014

  • Forbes

Amazon's Fire phone is the first to fully integrate a wine application, Hello Vino, into its hardware, software and inventory. Hello Vino has been installed on iPhone and Android phones by 1.7 million… Read More