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2018 Unwrapped – The Snacking New World Order [Presentation Recording and Deck]

Explore the truths about snacking occasions to engage new buyers and how retailers can turn competitive threats into collaborative opportunities for growth. View the recorded webinar by clicking the buttons below: View Webinar Recording

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2018: July 15 IRI Retail Sales Data

Confectionery up 1.5 percent from mid 2017 to mid 2018.   As retailers are struggling to find sales growth, confectionery is holding its own. Over the 52 weeks ending mid July, IRI found candy sales up 1.5 percent, with above average gains for non-chocolate, …

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2018 Unwrapped – The “Why” Behind What We Buy [Presentation Recording and Deck]

This informative webinar is about understanding the deeper motivations that guide product choice and how manufacturers, retailers and agencies need to think well beyond the intrinsic of product performance and start connecting to who consumers and shoppers really want to be with their purchase. …

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2018 Unwrapped – Converting Inspiration to Measurable Action [Presentation Recording]

Arthur Sevilla, Head of Vertical Strategy, Pinterest Pinterest guides consumers through the shopping journey from the frst moment of inspiration, to the final purchase, meaning retailers can reach shoppers much earlier in the decision-making process. Attendees will learn about the future of discovering products …

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2018: June 17 IRI Retail Sales Data

Strong Non-Chocolate Performance Continues Over the 52 weeks ending mid June, IRI reports an overall candy and gum sales improvement of 1.6 percent. Sales growth is led by non-chocolate, up 2.2 percent, followed by chocolate, at +1.5 percent. Gum too contributed to the strong …

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The Americas: Confectionery – Awareness, Attitudes & Accessibility [Research Report]

Studying the consumer purchasing and consumption habits for confectionery in the Americas reveals a complex picture. On the one hand, three in four consumers say they love chocolate and candy, and that both serve as an important personal treat. On the other hand, one …

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2018 Unwrapped – U.S. Shopper Insights Benchmark Study: Do’s and Don’ts of Investing in Shopper Insights [Presentation Recording and Deck]

Get a clear picture of the “state of shopper insights” and an understanding of how to unlock its full potential. This webinar will give retail and manufacturer practitioners visibility to best practices in their field and will be a useful tool for all companies …

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The Ins and Outs of SQF Edition 8 [Presentation Recording and Deck]

The SQF Code was implemented on January 2nd that included a new Code format and new Code requirements. With the new Code in place for over six months, SQF has compiled the data and there is a lot that we can learn. This webinar …

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What’s the Latest on Bioengineered Disclosure: USDA’s Proposed Rule [Presentation Recording and Deck]

On May 7, USDA’S Agricultural Marketing Service released a proposed rule proposing a national standard for disclosure of bioengineered foods (aka GMO labeling rule). The proposed rule on bioengineered disclosure leaves many long-awaited questions unanswered – such as how refined ingredients will be handled …

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2018 Unwrapped – State of the Market: Candy and Snacks [Presentation Recording and Deck]

This webinar highlights the most current performance, insights and trends for candy and snacks combined with a look forward to opportunities to grow each category. View the recorded webinar by clicking the buttons below: View Webinar Recording

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