Food Retail

FMI dailyLead®

News and information about the grocery retail industry

FMI dailyLead®

Published in partnership with: Food Marketing Institute

Taking loyalty programs to the next level

5/22/2015

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Food & Beverage

Restaurants and food retailers are increasingly turning to omnichannel strategies to fire up personalized, relevant loyalty programs that win over new patrons and keep core customers coming back, Smar… Read More

PMA SmartBrief

News for produce marketing professionals

PMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Produce Marketing Association

N.C. lawmakers advance bill to fund "food desert" produce program

5/22/2015

  • The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.)

The North Carolina House has approved a bill to create the Healthy Food Small Retailer Fund, which would provide $1 million to help convenience stores in "food deserts" offer fresh fruits and vegetabl… Read More

NEW SmartBrief

Women's leadership news for retail and consumer goods

NEW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Network of Executive Women

Only 13 women make list of 200 highest-paid CEOs

5/18/2015

  • Business Insider

Only 13 women cracked The New York Times' list of the 200 highest-paid CEOs, and they made less, on average, than their male counterparts. Yahoo's Marissa Mayer was the highest-paid woman, and TJX Com… Read More

WSWA SmartBrief

Wine and spirits wholesale news

WSWA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America

Tequila is on the rise worldwide, experts say

5/22/2015

  • Fortune

High-end tequila sales are experiencing huge growth globally, creating a "premiumization" in the industry, some experts say. There are some reports that tequila is making progress in China, a developm… Read More