Income Inequality Impact
National brands want more sales from existing product lines. Retailers are looking for new products to spur sales and satisfy customers. It’s a clash of goals. Who is going to win out? How do store brands fit in? News anchor Jodi Daley and PLMA president Brian Sharoff pull the curtain back on this simmering conflict with reports from Tim Simmons, Bob Vosburgh and David Merrefield. Click here for video.
Some markets are booming as consumers enjoy income growth, while others struggle with high rents and related cost-of-living expenses. Brad Edmondson analyzes the trend.