Who is Going to Win the 2019 Salute to Excellence Awards?

More than 500 products were submitted by retailers and manufacturers for consideration in this year’s Salute to Excellence Awards. The products demonstrated the innovation and dedication that retailers have in their private label programmes. Who is going to win? News anchor Judith Kolenburg describes some of the products that caught her eye and may be heading for the winner’s circle. Meanwhile Pascal Kuipers offers some insight into a new app in Spain which educates shoppers about recycling, and Hans Kraak reports on a new type of consumer called the “locavores.” Click here to download video.

Taking a Walk on the Manufacturer's Side

Private brands’ growth has put pressure on big international brands. But it also means challenges  for private brands manufacturers. Host Edgar Elzerman is joined by Sebastiaan Schreijen and Cyrille Filott, senior analyst and global strategist at Rabobank, to discuss changes in the dynamics of today’s supply chain. Available in English only. Click here to download video.

Supermarkets Are Bringing Millennials Back to Cooking

Retailers are taking the concept of meal kits and conveniently offering them in the store as fresh packages. It appears to be a perfect dining alternative for busy Millennials who enjoy cooking but don't have a lot of time. Chef Berry samples some of the most interesting fresh package options available. Available in English Only. Click here to download video.