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Grocery retail is among the sectors that upcoming Brexit negotiations may shake up. As the UK separates from the European Union (EU), the country will need to start sourcing grocery products from other countries,such as the US, Japan and Germany, which may lead to different products, ingredients and standard for Britain’s supply chain.
When food safety scandals like the European's egg crisis strike, both retailers and suppliers are subject to investigations, and word spreads quickly. Big or small, recalls greatly impact customer loyalty as consumers tend to remember product recalls well.
To remain relevant, companies must base their business decisions on market intelligence. And yet: all too often meaningful consumer insights are not taken full advantage of throughout the supply chain. Closer collaboration between retailers and suppliers could change this.
To meet the increasingly specific requirements of a well-educated, discerning customer base, retailers need to keep offering innovative products that deliver both quality and choice. When each partner focuses on their respective strengths and adheres to consistent private label communication processes, they put themselves in the best possible position to create products that meet – and exceed – the expectations of today’s demanding shoppers.
Last year, Halloween delivered £325m in sales in the UK and $6.9 billion in sales in the US – retailers and suppliers will be keen to exploit the period’s growing potential this month. There are a number of important steps that retailers and manufacturers can take during Halloween to innovate in private label products, engage with consumers, and make the most of this multi-million pound opportunity.
Consumers are now demanding more information than ever. The growth of the internet and the spread of mobile devices mean that information on almost any subject is at our fingertips. This is revolutionising the way that people work, play and shop. we are entering an “Age of Disruption,” where retailers that deliver a customised experience to consumers across all devices will be the most successful.
The last week of June saw the arrival of The Consumer Goods Forum Global Summit in New York, where Trace One was in attendance along with some of the biggest names in the food and drink industry. One of the main themes discussed was the importance of consumer trust within the industry, and why retailers...