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Hormel Foods Taps Scott Aakre To Lead New Consumer Insights CoE

Hormel Foods has named Scott Aakre SVP of its new consumer insights and innovation center of excellence, known as Brand Fuel. 

Colgate Marches On With AI-Infused Product Innovation

Colgate-Palmolive, no stranger to AI-enabled oral care, is leveraging artificial intelligence and augmented reality as part of a new tooth-whitening experience. 

CGSM 2022 Rounding Up CG Elites: Mondelez, General Mills, The Estee Lauder Companies, and More

Hosted by CGT in New York City from October 26-28, CGSM is gathering the who’s who of the consumer goods space to tackle the theme of “Everywhere Commerce.” See who's set to speak.

Church & Dwight Picks Up Hero Mighty Patch

Church & Dwight will acquire the Hero Mighty Patch brand and acne treatment products in a $630 million cash and stock deal. 

Mars Petcare Strengthens R&D Leadership With Alex Cedeno Hire

A 28-year veteran of R&D in the CPG industry, the new hire brings a strong background with leading brands like J.M. Smucker Company, Mead WestVaco, and Procter & Gamble. See who got the role.

Sonoma Creamery Taps Micah Paul Keith to Lead Marketing

The company has tapped on the expertise of an 11-year veteran of marketing, innovation, and product development.

Tracy Shaefer Named CIO at Conagra Brands

Tracy Schaefer has been promoted to senior VP and CIO of Conagra Brands.

Dave Ingram Joins Bacardi Limited As Chief Supply Chain Officer

Dave Ingram is joining Bacardi Limited as its new chief supply chain officer, replacing the retiring Jean-Marc Lambert.  

Building a DTC Data Foundation Starts — and Ends — With Reciprocal Value

Building a data foundation for successful direct-to-consumer commerce hinges upon both visibility and trust. Learn how.
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CPGs Shifting Into Innovation at High Gear

After spending the last two-plus years simplifying SKUs to keep production lines moving and products on shelves, many CPGs are now embracing new innovation strategies that meet today’s exceedingly heightened consumer expectations. Learn how.