Technology is driving everything from consumer behavior to back-of-house operations. It can help you build top-line sales, reduce expenses and improve overall operational excellence. At FMI Connect 2015 Retail Technology & Innovation Pavilion was a highlight of the show floor. See these recap videos for other trends discussed and we'll see you in 2016!
The Food Marketing Institute has long supported U.S. food retailers through annual surveys of shopper behaviors and attitudes, providing consistent metrics to evaluate the changing market landscape. This year, FMI worked with the Hartman Group to supplement our U.S. Grocery Shopper Trends research perspective with a cultural lens, interviewing Americans in their homes and while shopping, and drawing upon ethnographic research into U.S. food consumption and consumers.
Another year. Another National Retail Security Survey (NRSS). So what? What is the significance of this survey? Does the information within affect the outcome of your company’s shrink results? What is the importance of knowing how other retailers view their shrink results? Does this survey help those of us in the food retail industry attack shrink with a better outcome than had this survey never had been conducted? In an effort to simultaneously answer all of these questions without seeming elusive, the answer is: it depends.
IdeaXchange: The puzzlement of competition
I’m Giving Thanks
Washington Food Industry Celebrates Family Meals
Strategic Executive Exchange: Q&A with AWG’s Steve Arnold
» Facts & Figures
Food Retail Trade Group Launches FMI Connect 2016 Campaign
Supermarket Industry Praises Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act Garnering Strong Bipartisan House Majority Vote
FMI Reaffirms Supermarket Industry Support for Common Sense Bill
Food Retail Industry Supports FDA Release of Preventive, Risk-Based Approach to Food Safety Rules
FMI Supports Health Subcommittee Mark-Up to Fix FDA’s Menu Labeling Regs
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