Welcome to Shelf Talk by Scott Sanders. Director of Analytics at Growcery Partners working with food & CPG brands on price, strategy & more. Past: co-owner of Bosco Syrup & other food industry roles. Sign up now so you don’t miss any publications.
In the last issue of Shelf Talk, I summarized food/CPG/grocery industry news from 50+ articles I inhaled over since the pandemic set in. This summary c…
This is the first issue of Shelf Talk in 2020. Both my home and work lives have been busy this year, so I paused this newsletter. Then Covid hit, and t…
The past month(s?) of holiday-focused shopping places such an emphasis on retailers, so this digest focuses instead on products, namely beverages and m…
Amazon and Grocery Retail When Amazon bought Whole Foods two years ago, it seemed to most that Whole Foods' 500 stores would be Amazon's path into bric…
Food & International Trade "A 15-year fight over airplane subsidies is going to raise the cost of Parmesan cheese, French wine and Scotch whisky." The …
Brands (and symbiosis with retailers) Small brands are steadily chipping away at share from large brands. (That is, until they get acquired by the big …
Grocery Retail Saving your grocery store: A long article on challenges in grocery retail -- and some ideas for solutions. And a long-ish summary follow…
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