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Doing It Kroger’s Way

Kroger has recorded 48 quarters of growth. What do they know that other retailers are missing? Join news anchor Jodi Daley and PLMA president Brian Sharoff for this analysis of Kroger’s strategy. Interviews include Jim Hertel, managing partner at Willard Bishop. Plus, special reports on Kroger’s private label program and its use of “big data.” Click here for video.

Category Profiles: It's Not the Same Old Snacks

  • Categories: Snacks
    PLMALive looks at store brands categories making news in the market. We will be covering categories from soup to nuts plus health and beauty, household and kitchen. This month, the focus is on snacks and the sales potential of mainstream and healthier choices. Click here for video.
Are C-Stores Re-Inventing Themselves?

A new combination of trends may help convenience stores find growth and profitability. Roy White explains.

Equal Partners at Home Influences Shopping, Too

Brad Edmondson looks at the dynamics of equal partner households and how it changes shopping habits for groceries.

Smaller Packaging Is Getting Bigger

Individual or single portion is popular among both consumers and retailers. Kantha Shelke reports why.

Sam’s Club Looking Upmarket

Sam’s Club has plans to differentiate itself from its parent Walmart and create a stronger financial model for itself. Len Lewis has the details.

What Do Consumers Really Want?

Mary Ellen Burris, Senior Vice President of Consumer Affairs at Wegmans Food Markets, discusses how today's shoppers’ are creating an opportunity for supermarkets and their store brands.