CPG – The Grocery Experience is Changing Fast

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The overall grocery experience continues to rapidly evolve affecting the ways that companies specializing in Consumer Products (CPG) operate. The first general stores consisted of an owner handpicking a list of requested items on behalf of the customer. The general store has come a long way and evolved into expansive supermarkets where shoppers can visit… Read more »

Amazon’s Impact on the Consumer Packaged Goods Industry

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The Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry continues to evolve from being only a commodity marketplace with brands in brick and mortar stores competing for shelf space. A growing number of companies are looking to emulate what successful e-commerce companies like Amazon are doing to accomplish their respective goals in the market. Advancements in everything from… Read more »

Organic and Healthy Foods Impacting CPG Growth

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One significant trend that continues to drive the consumer packaged goods industry is the growth of the organic and healthy foods movement. Grocery stores around the globe are trying to meet the growing demand by expanding the number of organic products on their shelves. Even a variety of fast food restaurants are offering organic &… Read more »

Disruptive Business Models Drive Growth in Consumer Products Industry

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Disruptive business models have taken the CPG market by storm and driven competition and growth within the industry. One successful approach maximizes the use of social media to reach their customers directly, providing consumers with price-conscious options. Here are three areas where they continue to grow in 2018. 1. Meal Kits and Meal Delivery Since… Read more »

3 Food Product Trends for 2018

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The methods that people use when shopping for food products continue to evolve, so the food and drink industry proceeds by changing in ways to appease its consumers. Here are three food product trends predicted in the food and beverage industry for 2018. Transparency & Traceability Media reports and lawsuits regarding the use of controversial… Read more »

Evaluating New Talent – Corporate Matchmaking Part 2

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Part one of this blog post introduced the use of personality testing for evaluating new talent. It examined the goals of testing as well as the legal ramifications of using tests for this purpose. This post will continue this topic and explore different types of tests, as well as other factors to consider if you… Read more »