"Surprise...UNFI Acquires Supervalu"
UNFI & Supervalu...A Complex Coming Together leaves The Industry Wondering...Why These Two Companies...Why Now?
Is This Union An Incredible Opportunity Or Just the Loss Of Another Grocery Wholesaler?
The most realistic view point is obviously this makes one less independent grocery wholesaler available to the retail supermarket community. However, is this the beginning of a greater good for retail food? Perhaps different programs available to a healthier lifestyle oriented consumer?
"Circular Paper Prices Rise Again"
"Look Who Just Received A Paper Increase....All Circular Paper Grades Continue To Rise In Price"
Where are paper prices going and why? The newsprint and coated paper markets have gone wild for the last year but especially the last six months. There are many factors but common sense tells us the following…
"Whole Foods...Whole New World"
"The Organic Grocer Digitally...Amazon & Whole Foods"
How can Whole Foods enjoy this new found success? Whole Foods has leaped generations forward through the support of the overwhelming buying power of Amazon and all that Amazon understands digitally.
"Amazon Touches The Consumer Digitally...Successfuly"
It was not all that long ago anyone might have said how can Amazon change the playing field so abruptly? Digital prowess. no doubt Amazon has all of the cash any retailer could ever hope for. That said, the retailer must still be successful reaching the consumer….
MyWebGrocer..."Slippery When Wet"
Supervalu Replaces MyWebGrocer With Instacart...A Major Shift In Retailer Confidence!
"Less Effective Outdated Home Shopping Solutions Coupled With Successful Phantom Stock Lawsuits By Employees Plague MWG"
A Once Successful Management Team...Now Managing A Mess"
The online shopping and home delivery space has become more competitive than ever. Today the once successful MyWebGrocer now faces new found competition from almost every imaginable home delivery solution. Competition with seemingly more effective programs and technology who better understand both the retailer and the consumers needs…
Federal Court Says No To Sharing?
The Following article gives an interesting overview with regards to the sharing of intellectual property in todays highly competitive supermarket marketing landscape.
"Digital Marketing Unchallenged For Marketing Funds"
It would seem at this juncture, digital marketing is unchallenged when looking for retail sales growth and is the baseline for marketing spends. The CPG community has found as has most national politicians digital marketing has no rival for overall effectiveness and immediate results…
Adlife & Bad-Adz Digital - Branding Through Images
Making your company stand out is essential to it's growth. One of the most effective ways to make your business stand out is to develop your visual brand through images. Adlife has spent decades in the retail marketing space, developing it's very own, one of a kind image library that is sure to make an impression on your current and potential customer base!
Best Market....What Defines Best?
Best Practices....Best Principles....Best Products....What Defines Best?
For many years myself and a wonderful group of talented creative types like myself have fostered an environment of creative services named Adlife & Bad-Adz. Our image library PreparedFoodPhotos.com is focussed on prepared food images intended to brand either Adlife or Bad-Adz private clients. This is the core competency all three companies rely on for sustainability.
The Art Of Instacart
"Same Day Grocery Home Delivery...Perfected"
We live in an age where grocers from coast to coast are looking to compete in the onslaught of the digital marketplace and how best to deliver grocery essentials. Most food retailers are just that, food retailers. So how does this retailer decide how best to furnish his or her customers needs while trying to compete in the price, customer service and quality game?