Direct from PLMA’s US Private Label Trade Show

What is happening in America? Join the PLMA Live news team for a report direct from the show floor of this year’s private label trade show in Chicago. Judith Kolenburg reports on opportunities for international manufacturers as private label market share grows in the US. Meanwhile, Edgar Elzerman takes a look at the latest retail trends there and Carol Angrisani and Michael Sansolo  hunt  down some of the products that stirred interest among buyers at the Show. Click here to download video.

The Ever-Growing World of Pets

Private label food products have been making many headlines recently. But another category has had an explosive growth for the last decade and shows no signs of slowing down: pets.  What are the trends impacting this market and where are the opportunities? Host Edgar Elzerman talks with Paul van der Raad, former CEO of Vital Petfood Group, about this expanding category and its challenges. Available in English only. Click here to download video.

How to be your own bartender

Ready-to-drink cocktails are on the rise and Millennials, looking for convenient and exotic products, are leading the way. Supermarkets are now squeezing sophisticated cocktail recipes, that would not usually be available away from the bar, into ready-to-serve packaging. Join Chef Berry as he looks at some of these innovative and enjoyable products. Available in English only. Click here to download video.