Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

What millennials want in a food package

8/20/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Gen Y consumers want food packaging that's sustainable, less wasteful and that speaks to them about the emotional benefits of the product inside, according to a report by ad agency Barkley. The millen… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

Australian farm trade groups fight effort to cap levies

8/20/2014

  • ABC (Australia)

The Across Agriculture Group, which represents 45 farming trade groups in Australia, is fighting an effort by one senator to disallow proposed levy increases on mushroom, mango and onion producers. Se… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Why QVC's Claire Watts works backward

8/18/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Claire Watts, who leads the U.S. operations of QVC, said she became a better leader after she learned to focus on desired results and work backward from there. "You have to communicate, communicate, c… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Wine, business club offers high-end networking opportunity

8/20/2014

  • Bloomberg

The International Business and Wine Society club offers members the ability to network and talk business while enjoying exclusive dinners and wine pairings, a model that founder Omar Khan found lackin… Read More