Webinar Recordings

  • Digital Disruption: the Power of Community Part 1

    Jun 13, 2017

    Digital Disruption WebinarListen to insights from Matt Laukaitis, Senior Vice President and GM, North American Retail, SAP as he provides an overview of the modern day consumer demands and the increasing competiveness of today’s grocery landscape particularly in light of the Amazon purchase of Whole Foods. 

  • Top Trends in Fresh: Hyperlocalization

    Jun 01, 2017

    20151208-FMI-085-WEBv2Consumers want to know precisely where their food comes from — and shoppers’ desire for local food isn’t limited to the produce section. While this is still important, shoppers also want to support local businesses in their communities, ranging from the neighborhood bakery to ready-to-eat prepared foods found in a local deli or startup. The fourth installment of the Top Trends in Fresh webinar series, “Hyperlocalization,” will focus on how retailers can get in on the ground floor with local businesses to drive traffic and find new growth.

  • Making the Most of the Future Leaders eXperience

    May 17, 2017

    Future Leaders webinarThis webinar will help Future Leaders registrants learn how to make the most of the event. Areas covered include program highlights, the interactive team concept, preparing for the event, and what to expect on-site. 

  • Power of Private Brands: New Partner Perspectives

    May 17, 2017

    20151208-FMI-167-WEBFMI’s Private Brands Council sought to explore in more detail where efforts are meeting expectations and where they aren’t, among other topics. It also wanted to take a deep dive into how to improve manufacturer and retailer joint efforts in private brand. Other important areas for exploration were biggest threats, promotion vehicles, goal setting, and importance versus performance in a range of key areas.

  • Just the Facts: How Reusable Assets Can Help Retailers and Growers Achieve Zero Waste Goals

    May 11, 2017

    Just the Facts webinarIFCO’s Hillary Femal, VP of Global Marketing, and Beverly Sauer – Franklin Associates, A Division of ERG, Senior LCA Analyst review  the sustainability benefits of shared and reusable fresh produce packaging versus one-way packaging. 

  • Cyber Security - The New Normal

    May 09, 2017

    Cyber Security new normalThis webinar presents an overview of the joint cyber security whitepaper recently issued by FMI and Fortium Partners. It outlines three levels of cyber security maturity and discusses the types of reasonable, actionable steps that make the most sense at each level.

  • A Deeper Dive into the Department Manager Survey with Harold Lloyd

    May 02, 2017

    20161208-FMI-1075 ED WEBThe first-ever industry study of the men and women who really make grocery stores run has a number of eye-opening findings. Get a look through the eyes of food retail department managers.

  • Top Trends In Fresh- Atomization of Personalization

    Apr 27, 2017

    Atomization of personlizationThe third installment of the Top Trends in Fresh webinar series, “Atomization of Personalization,” focuses on how CPG retailers and manufacturers can leverage this vast amount of data to customize their shoppers’ experiences. 

  • Power of Private Brands: Looking Deeper For Answers

    Mar 29, 2017

    20151208-FMI-184r-WEBThe register is where speculation gives way to hard data. The FMI Private Brands Council set out to get a better view of what’s happening at the register through an innovative analysis. It commissioned a study leveraging segment breakdowns to enable a deeper look across price tiers and categories. The results can help the industry understand which segments and categories are doing well, and how to extend those lessons to less robust private brand segments.

  • Top Trends in Fresh: Social Strategy and Cultural Alignment

    Mar 23, 2017

    20151208-FMI-081-WEBThe second installment of the Top Trends in Fresh webinar series, “Social Strategy and Cultural Alignment,” focuses on how companies are aligning consumer and social values to their business operations. 

  • Power of Private Brands: Understanding Disruption

    Mar 20, 2017

    20151208-FMI-378-WEBAnyone trying to understand private brand trends needs to first comprehend consumer trends. Retailers and manufacturers spend countless hours trying to understand disruptive consumer behavior, but often they don’t get a full understanding of what’s driving shoppers. That’s because consumer behavior is a moving target, and findings depend on which groups of consumers are being analyzed and which research methodology is used.

  • Managing Retail Recyclables: Three Smart, Surprising, Simple Steps to Find Unexpected Profits in the Back End of Your Supply Chain

    Mar 15, 2017

    By taking a20151208-FMI-584-WEB fresh look at their recyclables waste stream, retail executives and distribution center managers can discover substantial untapped sources of new revenues – and reduce the waste they send to landfills at the same time.

  • The Intelligent Distributor Playbook: 5 Critical Actions for the CEO Agenda

    Mar 15, 2017

    Lighted KeyboardThis webinar is about the Intelligent Distributor Playbook, with four key observations and five critical actions for the CEO's agenda over the next year to help you stay ahead in this competitive landscape. 

  • Power of Meat

    Mar 09, 2017

    20161208-FMI-0505_ed-WEBThe Power of Meat is the peer-recommended, highly-valued update on our category’s path to purchase, starting with the influence of megatrends and pre-trip planning through in-store tactics and ways to better meet consumer needs. 

  • Power of Fresh Prepared Deli

    Mar 02, 2017

    FMI-12092014_211_e_WEBAt nearly $15 billion and a sales increase of 5.5 percent, deli/fresh prepared is the fastest growing area in the fresh perimeter — driving both innovation and differentiation among retailers.

  • Top Trends in Fresh: Holistic Health

    Feb 23, 2017

    20161208-FMI-0155r-WEBStaying healthy and happy means shopping outside the aisles and hitting the perimeter of the store for fresh foods like fruit, vegetables, dairy, meat and fish.

  • The E-commerce Imperative: Readying Your Retail Organization

    Feb 17, 2017

    digital_shoppingTo help you heed the call for a more e-commerce-ready organization, Nielsen and FMI are embarking on a multi-year study uncovering what it takes for brick-and-mortar grocery retailers to compete in the digital marketplace. This webinar shares the initial findings of over six months of primary research and analysis.

  • Part 1: Sell More, Waste Less (academic research)

    Nov 01, 2016

    Trashcan ImageThis two-part webinar series will draw on new academic research on food waste, the real world application of those insights and via a retailer case study, the leadership needed to deliver sustainable performance improvement.

  • Part 2: Sell More, Waste Less (real world application)

    Nov 01, 2016

    Trashcan ImageThis two-part webinar series will draw on new academic research on food waste, the real world application of those insights and via a retailer case study, the leadership needed to deliver sustainable performance improvement.

  • SafeMark and Prometric Informational Webinar

    Sep 12, 2016

    20151208-FMI-536r-WEBOn June 20, 2016, FMI announced a partnership with Prometric, the global leader in test development and delivery, to bring the Certified Food Protection Manager (CPFM) exam under the FMISafeMark® program to FMI members and their employees. This webinar with Prometric shows SafeMark users how to become a Certified Food Protection Manager (CFPM), how to become an certified exam proctor and how to order SafeMark CFPM Exam through Prometric Exam.