Amazon’s entry into the grocery business has been expected for several years. What is the online giant up to? What will it mean to bricks-and-mortar retailers? How do store brands fit in? News anchor Jodi Daley and PLMA president Brian Sharoff examine the issue, including interviews with former Amazon Fresh executive Tom Furphy, Willard Bishop’s Craig Rosenblum, retail consultant Terry Lee, and industry guru Chris Durham. Click here for video.
Sustainability Raises New Issues
The issue of sustainability may be on the move at last. Several retailers have announced big plans and some manufacturers say that they are under pressure to change packaging and ingredients. Click here for video.