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Andrew Hoeft
If you’ve been keeping up with grocery news (here are our favorite places to do so), you’ve likely seen a trend emerging in stories about the format of grocery stores. We’re experiencing a large scale shift in retail as a
Andrew Hoeft
With every new grocery trend comes a necessary round of conversations: “Who will our distributors be?” “How are we going to market this product category?” “Where should it be merchandised in our stores?” There’s one question that is usually left
Andrew Hoeft
We’re a few weeks into 2020, and there are already clear indicators that many of the trends we predicted are coming to life. We’re spending the week at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show, and these concepts are being
Andrew Hoeft
Wellness is the buzzword of the month around this time of year as people set goals to hit the gym, eat healthier, and focus on their mental health. The new year gives us each an opportunity to imagine a better
Andrew Hoeft
The “future of retail” holds a lot of promise – and a lot of promises. During annual conferences and think tanks, the possibilities of a grocery industry dictated by artificial intelligence, robotics, and detailed consumer insights are regularly discussed with
Andrew Hoeft
Consumers are used to a certain level of convenience. Online shopping and quick delivery rules the retail industry today, and consumers don’t even have to leave their beds in order to complete their weekly errands. Just a few taps of