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Ongoing supply chain issues took a worse-than-expected toll on Nike during its fiscal first quarter; however, the company remains optimistic about its membership strategy, which is now increasingly leveraging data and analytics for more personalized
Deepak Jose, Mars head of global demand analytics, shared a window in Mars’ Digital Engine, the strategic framework the company has developed for decision making in order to evolve its e-commerce capabilities.
Boosting Supply Chain Challenges Through Advanced Technologies: Up Close with Zebra Technologies' Guy Yehiav
We checked in with Guy Yehiav, general manager of Zebra Analytics and a member of the CGT/RIS Executive Council, to get his perspective on the promise of AI in retail and consumer goods, as well as some of the ways companies are leveraging prescripti
DoorDash has developed an alcohol catalogue with 30,000 SKUs available from thousands of retailers and restaurants, whether through to-go pickup or delivery.
With 4,400 employees, the producer and marketer of wines, spirits, ciders and RTD beverages struggled to effectively communicate with its field sales teams and across functions.
PepsiCo's sweeping new sustainability initiative not only pledges to cut emissions, but also seeks partners for its new compostable packaging.
While the consumer goods industry is more adept at navigating COVID’s curveballs, labor and supply chain obstacles remain persistent barriers to meeting increasing consumer demand. As a result, CPGs often find themselves in a game of whack-a-mole.
Colgate-Palmolive’s work to evolve its innovation process is making headway, as the company looks both internally and externally to propel its digital transformation and seize opportunities beyond core adjacencies.
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health is leaning into digital tools, including digital twins, to unlock new capabilities surrounding product innovation and consumer engagement.
PepsiCo is launching its Pepviz insights framework to retailers, seeking data-sharing partners to develop the technology into customized solutions.
Kellogg Company is reorganizing its North American supply chain network in a bid to improve productivity.
The brand intends to open more sites, noting that open innovation has become an integral part of its R&D setup and the Accelerator program is a big part of it.
The announcements follow the recent appointment of Brendan Whitworth as CEO and president of Anheuser-Busch.
Get a look inside the Climeworks facility that’s sucking carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and selling the emissions to Coca-Cola.
Siwak is tasked with growing the confectionary company’s business in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean.
Most recently Unilever VP of supply chain, global hair care and deodorants, Cejudo will become a member of Mars Pet Nutrition North America's leadership team.
Ethelbert Williams has joined Johnson & Johnson Consumer Healthcare as head of U.S. e-commerce.
Most recently chief procurement, sustainability and circular ventures officer at Anheuser-Busch InBev, Milikin will lead KDP’s end-to-end supply chain operations, including manufacturing, procurement, logistics, warehousing, quality, environment, hea
Alex Gorsky will transition from his role of chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson to executive chairman, handing the CEO reins to Joaquin Duato.
While shortages may not actually be likely, consumer fears about them nonetheless may prompt some to purchase their stashes early instead of waiting until the last minute.
As the CBD company expanded, it was challenged by rising customer acquisition costs (CAC) and limited internal resources, so it partnered to provide a subscription offering directly to consumers.
Andy Mecs has been named executive VP, commercial, of Chicken of the Sea International (COSI).
Kellogg Company has created a direct-to-consumer site for its Cheez-It brand, providing another avenue for the company to reap the rewards of consumer data.
Beam Suntory is readying a limited direct-to-consumer membership program for its Jim Beam brand.
Adidas is selling Reebok to Authentic Brands Group (ABG) for $2.47 billion.
Whirlpool shared more insight into its global digital commerce expansion, including how it hopes to more effectively meet today’s shifting consumer behavior through direct-to-consumer sales.
Tyson Foods will increase investments in technology and automation, including artificial intelligence, as it manages the labor and capacity issues challenging much of the consumer goods industry.
Surabhi Pokhriyal, worldwide director, head of global digital commerce at Colgate-Palmolive and a member of the CGT/RIS Executive Council, sat down to talk about today’s digital commerce trends with CGT and RIS News senior editor Lisa Johnston.
PepsiCo is selling its Tropicana and Naked brands to private equity firm PAI Partners as part of a $3.3 billion deal.
More consumer goods companies are experimenting with NFTs (non-fungible tokens) and the metaverse, with both Coca-Cola and Campbell Soup Company among those recently dipping toes into the virtual waters.