Viewpoints http://supermarketnews.com/blog/2468/feed en Avoid the bait and switch of seafood fraud http://supermarketnews.com/blog/avoid-bait-and-switch-seafood-fraud <div class="node-body blog-body">To avoid falling victim to a seafood swap, food retailers should take heed of three simple tips to ensure customers get the product they expect.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/avoid-bait-and-switch-seafood-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/avoid-bait-and-switch-seafood-fraud#comments Seafood Viewpoints Fri, 11 Nov 2016 19:24:00 +0000 553931 at http://supermarketnews.com Start 2017 off right with the top 10 priorities for the grocery store http://supermarketnews.com/blog/start-2017-right-top-10-priorities-grocery-store <div class="node-body blog-body">Now that we’re approaching the end of the year, it’s important to take a step back and analyze what we learned from 2016 and how these learnings can be applied to 2017 initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/start-2017-right-top-10-priorities-grocery-store" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/start-2017-right-top-10-priorities-grocery-store#comments Health & Wellness Marketing Prepared Foods Viewpoints Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:50:00 +0000 553491 at http://supermarketnews.com Engaging the 'entertaining' shopper through total store connectivity http://supermarketnews.com/blog/engaging-entertaining-shopper-through-total-store-connectivity <div class="node-body blog-body">Entertaining shoppers are on a mission when they enter your store. Help them achieve it with pairing ideas and concepts. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/engaging-entertaining-shopper-through-total-store-connectivity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/engaging-entertaining-shopper-through-total-store-connectivity#comments Bakery Produce & Floral Deli Meat Viewpoints Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:05:00 +0000 553381 at http://supermarketnews.com Recalculating the value proposition http://supermarketnews.com/blog/recalculating-value-proposition <div class="node-body blog-body">Today, consumers of the value proposition are looking at where a product is made, how it is made, who is making it, what is its impact and how healthy it is.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/recalculating-value-proposition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/recalculating-value-proposition#comments Health & Wellness Marketing Registration Viewpoints Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:42:00 +0000 552701 at http://supermarketnews.com What it takes to compete with Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-it-takes-compete-walmart <div class="node-body blog-body">Walmart isn’t going anywhere. If anything, Walmart will increase its emphasis on grocery. So what are grocers to do?</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-it-takes-compete-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/what-it-takes-compete-walmart#comments Retail & Financial Walmart Marketing Viewpoints Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:52:00 +0000 552681 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Saying your stores have a fresh focus isn&rsquo;t enough to distinguish them from the competition. (Photo by Purestock/Thinkstock)</p> Why retailers should enable households to shop as a team http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-should-enable-households-shop-team <div class="node-body blog-body">A shared in-store loyalty app gives shoppers the opportunity to share shopping lists and access promotions, says Birdzi CEO Shekar Raman in this SN Viewpoints blog post.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-should-enable-households-shop-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/why-retailers-should-enable-households-shop-team#comments Marketing Viewpoints Mon, 10 Oct 2016 15:55:00 +0000 552501 at http://supermarketnews.com How in-store scarcity techniques can increase sales http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-store-scarcity-techniques-can-increase-sales <div class="node-body blog-body">Scarcity techniques can be a powerful tool in supermarkets, but it can also trigger distrust and a perceived reduction in product value.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-store-scarcity-techniques-can-increase-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-store-scarcity-techniques-can-increase-sales#comments Marketing Viewpoints Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:46:00 +0000 552061 at http://supermarketnews.com Incentivizing the shopping cart with mobile-based coupons http://supermarketnews.com/blog/incentivizing-shopping-cart-mobile-based-coupons <div class="node-body blog-body">Supermarket chains and grocers are now paying closer attention to leveraging mobile technology as a way to get closer to their customers, and increase sales. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/incentivizing-shopping-cart-mobile-based-coupons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/incentivizing-shopping-cart-mobile-based-coupons#comments Marketing Viewpoints Wed, 31 Aug 2016 15:42:00 +0000 550821 at http://supermarketnews.com How big data can help supermarkets tackle food waste http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-big-data-can-help-supermarkets-tackle-food-waste <div class="node-body blog-body">If a supermarket is provided real-time information and analytics that track their processes related to food disposal, they can better manage the amount and timing of what they order.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-big-data-can-help-supermarkets-tackle-food-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/how-big-data-can-help-supermarkets-tackle-food-waste#comments Sustainability The Customer Connection Viewpoints Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:10:00 +0000 550391 at http://supermarketnews.com Omnishoppers reward brands and retailers collaborating http://supermarketnews.com/blog/omnishoppers-reward-brands-and-retailers-collaborating <div class="node-body blog-body">The old paradigm depended on customers remembering the products they wanted during weekly shopping trips, but the omnishopper model rewards brands and retailers who bring the store to the shopper.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/omnishoppers-reward-brands-and-retailers-collaborating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/omnishoppers-reward-brands-and-retailers-collaborating#comments Marketing Online Retail Viewpoints Thu, 11 Aug 2016 15:38:00 +0000 549831 at http://supermarketnews.com Products, not experience, drive Millennials to online shopping http://supermarketnews.com/blog/products-not-experience-drive-millennials-online-shopping <div class="node-body blog-body">E-commerce has made it possible like never before for niche brands to reach Millennials who favor the authenticity, uniqueness, quality and healthiness that define these products. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/products-not-experience-drive-millennials-online-shopping" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/products-not-experience-drive-millennials-online-shopping#comments The New Consumer Online Retail Viewpoints Tue, 09 Aug 2016 16:37:00 +0000 549611 at http://supermarketnews.com Talking chicken with shoppers http://supermarketnews.com/blog/talking-chicken-shoppers <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Chicken Council wants to do a better job of providing retailers with the resources they need to provide shoppers with the level of information they are seeking.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/talking-chicken-shoppers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/talking-chicken-shoppers#comments Issues & Trends Meat Viewpoints Tue, 02 Aug 2016 19:20:00 +0000 549301 at http://supermarketnews.com Supermarkét Go: The future of shopping? http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermark-t-go-future-shopping-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Supermarkets can bring a game-like environment in-store to create an opportunity for shoppers to engage with the brand while also saving money, which ultimately helps to build brand loyalty. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermark-t-go-future-shopping-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/supermark-t-go-future-shopping-1#comments The New Consumer Marketing Viewpoints Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:51:00 +0000 548681 at http://supermarketnews.com Retailers battling Amazon need multi-front strategy http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-battling-amazon-need-multi-front-strategy <div class="node-body blog-body">As online shopping gradually becomes a bigger piece of the pie, and supermarkets and other food retailers hone their models, Amazon remains the 800-pound gorilla. </div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-battling-amazon-need-multi-front-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/retailers-battling-amazon-need-multi-front-strategy#comments News Online Retail Amazon.com Viewpoints Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:53:00 +0000 547711 at http://supermarketnews.com The grocer's guide to stocking and selling socially minded products http://supermarketnews.com/blog/grocers-guide-stocking-and-selling-socially-minded-products <div class="node-body blog-body">Consumers respond particularly well to products that tell a socially conscious story. The lesson? Find products for your shelves that show social passion. Here’s how to do it.</div> <p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/blog/grocers-guide-stocking-and-selling-socially-minded-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/blog/grocers-guide-stocking-and-selling-socially-minded-products#comments News Marketing Sustainability Viewpoints Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:37:00 +0000 547261 at http://supermarketnews.com