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Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Finetune search filters to deliver ‘endless,’ not ‘empty,’ online shelves
Without the physical constraints of brick and mortar stores, e-commerce offers retailers an opportunity to appeal to more than just mainstream shoppers by diversifying their assortment to attract niche consumers who often will spend more for specialized products.
Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Del Monte Foods shares strategies to navigate, maximize holiday surge
This week Americans will kick off the winter holiday season with a Thanksgiving like no other in recent memory as the ongoing pandemic forces many people to eschew typical large gatherings in favor of smaller solo or household affairs – a change that may dampen some spirits, but which the CEO of Del Monte foods sees as an chance to engage with both new and long-loyal consumers.
Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: Mondelēz finds snacking offers a ‘lifeline,’ antidote to loneliness during COVID
While snacking was on the rise long before the coronavirus outbreak, new research from Mondelēz International shows the pandemic has turbo-charged the trend – spurring more people to snack more often, but for entirely different reasons than they did before the threat of COVID-19 upended their lives.
Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: PepsiCo’s Food For Good pilots public-private partnership to feed kids in need
When the coronavirus first shuttered schools and threatened more than 22 million children’s access to the free and reduced breakfast, lunch and snacks, on which they relied for nutrition, PepsiCo’s Food For Good joined other non-profits, government agencies, industry players and stakeholder to help supply, assemble and distribute food to those in need on a massive scale.
Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: A deep dive into brands’ psyches will help them keep consumers gained in pandemic
As consumers settle into pandemic-living and establish new shopping and cooking habits, they increasingly are looking for more than nutritional sustenance from food and beverage products – they also want a deeper, emotional connection that one branding expert says will be vital to companies’ ability to keep and continue to attract new consumers.
Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: COVID-19 impact underscores need, ability for industry to tackle sustainability goals
Farmers and ranchers have long grappled alone with “extreme and episodic” events that have threatened their ability to meet demand, but according to one food and ag non-profit the added strain of the pandemic has illustrated the need for stakeholders across the supply chain to collaborate and accelerate sustainable solutions to these threats and by extension some of the world’s biggest challenges.