Family Dollar Stores on Monday acknowledged receipt of a letter from minority investor Elliott Advisors critical of the company’s backing of a merger agreement with Dollar Tree — and the rejection of a competing offer from Dollar General....More
To provide a framework for protecting and growing share of the nearly $737 billion omni-channel CPG world, IRI conducted a granular analysis of consumers’ evolving path to purchase and its impact on existing and emerging channel trends....More
To meet changing consumer demand, the nation’s CPG companies have marketed more than 30,000 healthier products since 2002, including 10,000 in the last four years alone, according to a report from the Grocery Manufacturers Association....More
Click-and-collect, the online grocery strategy that requires customer pickup of merchandise at store curbside or elsewhere, is on a faster track.
Both Kroger and Walmart recently unveiled efforts, putting this concept in the spotlight at two of the biggest food retailers....More