As more products and their parts can be made locally, the need to ship them to market will be reduced.
Why are grocery stores building up while sales go down?
Journalist Brad Edmondson’s recounting of the Ben & Jerry’s story, Ice Cream Social, focuses on the difficulties of living up to high-minded corporate mission statements after new owners take control.
Lessons on winning in a slow market.
Upstarts are gaining market share across consumer packaged goods categories. Here’s how incumbents can respond.
Traditional retailers can outshine their online competitors in the distribution game.
Addiction to discounts is costly for retailers, but in moderation, promotions can boost profits and brand value.
According to a recent survey, many of the frugal habits that grocery shoppers adopted during the recession are here to stay.
This year’s holiday retail outlook suggests that shopping patterns created during the recession are becoming permanent, but there are still reasons for retailers to celebrate.