Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

The evolving nature of snacks

4/18/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Snacks have shifted from an after-school treat to a meal alternative as meal times become more fragmented. The Hartman Group's report "Modern Eating: Cultural Roots, Daily Behaviors" divides snacking … Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

U.K.'s AB Produce to spend over $3.6 million to treat stinky water

4/18/2014

  • BBC

Strong odors emanating from the AB Produce plant in Leicestershire, England, have been bad enough to spur a group called Campaign Against The Smell to call for change. The company says the smell comes… 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

Tenn. Legislature lets court decide liquor tax debate

4/18/2014

  • Chattanooga Times Free Press (Tenn.)

Lawmakers in Tennessee passed a bill Thursday, the last day of legislative session, that attempts to resolve a dispute between local school systems and cities regarding unshared liquor tax revenues. T… Read More

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