Consumer Trends http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27791/more en Piggly Wiggly to host gluten-free fair http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/piggly-wiggly-host-gluten-free-fair <div class="node-body article-body">A Piggly Wiggly Midwest store will host a gluten-free event this weekend. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/piggly-wiggly-host-gluten-free-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/health-wellness/piggly-wiggly-host-gluten-free-fair#comments Latest News Consumer Trends Health & Wellness Piggly Wiggly Midwest Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:22:00 +0000 480841 at http://supermarketnews.com Starbucks courts visitors with new drinks, sandwiches http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/starbucks-courts-visitors-new-drinks-sandwiches <div class="node-body article-body">Starbucks has added Fizzio, a line of handcrafted sodas, as part of a plan to expand afternoon sales. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/starbucks-courts-visitors-new-drinks-sandwiches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/starbucks-courts-visitors-new-drinks-sandwiches#comments Latest News Beverage Consumer Trends Meals Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:57:00 +0000 479561 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Majority of Americans 'don’t know' if biotech foods are in supermarkets http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Nearly three in five Americans are not sure whether foods produced through biotechnology are available in supermarkets today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/photo-gallery/gallery-majority-americans-don-t-know-if-biotech-foods-are-supermarkets-0#comments Consumer Trends Technology Food Safety Laws & Regulations Photo Gallery Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:54:00 +0000 478881 at http://supermarketnews.com Facebook’s role grows in the grocery aisle: Panel http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel <div class="node-body article-body">Social media is playing an increasingly important role in the grocery shopping process, said panelists at FMI Connect this week in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/facebook-s-role-grows-grocery-aisle-panel#comments Consumer Trends Technology Marketing Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect FMI Food Marketing Institute Price Chopper Supermarkets 2014 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:13:00 +0000 477981 at http://supermarketnews.com Shoppers seek grocery apps that provide solutions http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers have the opportunity to tailor their mobile apps to meet the needs of different shopper segments, according to Nancy Childs, a professor of food marketing at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/shoppers-seek-grocery-apps-provide-solutions#comments Consumer Trends Technology Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect FMI Food Marketing Institute 2014 Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:50:00 +0000 477741 at http://supermarketnews.com <p>Nancy Childs, a professor of food marketing at St. Joseph&rsquo;s University in Philadelphia, is studying grocery apps as the focus of her Gerald E. Peck Fellowship.</p> Front-end eyed as bigger retail opportunity http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/front-end-eyed-bigger-retail-opportunity <div class="node-body article-body">Retailers need to update their front-end merchandising strategies to capture an increased opportunity with a changing shopper, according to speakers at an educational session at FMI Connect in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/front-end-eyed-bigger-retail-opportunity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/front-end-eyed-bigger-retail-opportunity#comments Retailers Latest News Consumer Trends 2014 FMI Connect 2014 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:56:00 +0000 477611 at http://supermarketnews.com Food retailing 2025: Shoppers still want the basics, and then some http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/food-retailing-2025-shoppers-still-want-basics-and-then-some <div class="node-body article-body">What will the grocery shopper of tomorrow want from their supermarkets?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/food-retailing-2025-shoppers-still-want-basics-and-then-some" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/2014-fmi-connect/food-retailing-2025-shoppers-still-want-basics-and-then-some#comments Retailers Consumer Trends Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect 2014 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:52:00 +0000 477571 at http://supermarketnews.com Millennials leave primary channel to shop deli, bakery http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/millennials-leave-primary-channel-shop-deli-bakery <div class="node-body article-body">Many Millennial shoppers look for items in dairy, deli and bakery outside of their primary store, The Hartman Group CEO Laurie Demeritt said in a session at IDDBA’s Dairy-Deli-Bake 2014 in Denver. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/millennials-leave-primary-channel-shop-deli-bakery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/speciality/millennials-leave-primary-channel-shop-deli-bakery#comments Consumer Trends Speciality Shopper Insights 2014 IDDBA Online 2014 Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 477041 at http://supermarketnews.com Personalization key to retailers’ future: Report http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/personalization-key-retailers-future-report <div class="node-body article-body">Supermarkets should consider rewarding shoppers for purchasing more healthful foods, providing more transparency and information about the products they carry, and making the shopping experience more convenient through technology and store design. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/personalization-key-retailers-future-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/consumer-trends/personalization-key-retailers-future-report#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Consumer Trends Marketing Shopper Insights 2014 FMI Connect coupons Tue, 10 Jun 2014 04:01:00 +0000 477391 at http://supermarketnews.com Social media informs 7-Eleven strategy for exclusive lemonade: Speaker http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/social-media-informs-7-eleven-strategy-exclusive-lemonade-speaker <div class="node-body article-body">When market data indicated that lemonade consumption was on the rise, particularly among those under 18, 7-Eleven took to social media to investigate the trend. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/social-media-informs-7-eleven-strategy-exclusive-lemonade-speaker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/beverage/social-media-informs-7-eleven-strategy-exclusive-lemonade-speaker#comments Latest News Beverage Consumer Trends Shopper Insights 7-Eleven 2014 Mon, 09 Jun 2014 17:59:00 +0000 477281 at http://supermarketnews.com