The Private Label Push in Europe vs. U.S.

While European private label manufacturers and retailers operate substantially differently than their US counterparts, some parallels can be made between the two markets. Jan-Benedict Steenkamp, author and marketing professor at European and American universities, discusses US Walmart’s concept and sees opportunities for highly sophisticated European manufacturers in the US market. CLICK HERE FOR FULL INTERVIEW. Click here to download video.

Trends Spotted at PLMA's World of Private Label Trade Show

More than 31.000 industry professionals gathered to connect, source and grow at PLMA’s 2024 World of Private Label International Trade Show in Amsterdam, 28-29 May. Join the news team for direct-from-the-show-floor reports, including: Judith Kolenburg discovering new trends and innovation displayed in the Idea Supermarket; Edgar Elzerman walking the trade show floor in search of unique foods and beverages; and Pascal Kuipers browsing some of the best novelties in the nonfood aisles. Click here to download video.

Improving Supply Chain Sustainability

FMCG retailers and brands that map and collect data on their supply chain can use these insights to create change in environmental and social conditions, says Leontien Hasselman-Plugge, CEO of ImpactBuying Group. Hasselman-Plugge discusses how ImpactBuying helps retailers and manufacturers understand their supply chains, identify risks and make a positive impact on buying. CLICK HERE FOR FULL INTERVIEW. Click here to download video.