Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

How Hostess brought back its brand

4/15/2014

  • BakeryAndSnacks.com (France)

Hostess Brands relaunched in July after a bankruptcy shut the business down completely, and bringing products including Twinkies and Ding Dongs back to the market took "a herculean effort," Hostess Pr… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Australian citrus sent to the U.S. costs $3 more per carton

4/15/2014

  • ABC (Australia)

Citrus fruit from South Australia groves in fruit fly eradication zones will have to be fully traceable and cold-treated before it will be accepted into the U.S. The requirements will add about $3 per… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

The difference between male and female consumers

4/14/2014

  • Atlantic online, The

After a dissatisfying experience with a product or service, men will share their displeasure with anyone, whereas women tend to seek out people with whom they have strong social bonds, according to re… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Las Vegas liquor stores oppose draft Fremont Street ordinance

4/15/2014

  • Las Vegas Sun

Liquor store operators near the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas are voicing opposition to a draft ordinance that would require their stores to close by 7 p.m. and restrict stores' abilities to … Read More

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