Your Smart Home—It’s Connected, but Is It Safe?

By Retail News Insider Behold the home of the future: With the tap of your smartphone, your front door unlocks. As you enter, your lights come on and your integrated ...

Reinventing Retail with the Daymon Thought Leadership Team

Daymon’s Thought Leadership Team is dedicated to identifying critical consumer trends that impact the retail industry and discovering ways to apply those insights within the Daymon business. This year, we’ll ...

Back to Basics with Safety

Engaging shoppers is one of your top priorities as a Sales Advisor. But safety should be too! Start the New Year off right with these safety tips from the front ...

In This Month’s Issue

Your Smart Home—It’s Connected, but Is It Safe?

With the tap of your smartphone, your front door unlocks. As you ...

Reinventing Retail with the Daymon Thought Leadership Team

Daymon’s Thought Leadership Team is dedicated to identifying critical consumer trends that ...

Back to Basics with Safety

Engaging shoppers is one of your top priorities as a Sales Advisor. ...

Retail Strategy and Insights: Harnessing the Influence of Associates

Building a Private Brand Advocacy Program

Supply Solutions: Delivering the WOW Factor

Daymon Helps Retailers Create and Optimize Seasonal Programs

Retail Execution: Consolidated Merchandising Program Breaks New Ground in South Africa

Last fall, after years of groundwork, Daymon South Africa announced the start ...

Branding and Package Design: The New Nutrition Facts Label Is Coming

Are You Ready?

Consumer Experience Marketing: Bringing This Year’s Retail Trends to Life

Daymon recently released its predictions for the four forces that will redefine ...

Sales Engagement: Three Tips to Help Shoppers Stick to New Year’s Resolutions

If the holidays are a time for indulgence, January is arguably the ...

Trending Tastes: Food & Flavor Forecast 2017—Expect the Unexpected

From breakfast to midnight snacks, the usual “go-to” foods like cereal and ...

From Jim’s Desk: A Letter from the CEO

Welcome to Daymon’s Retail News Insider Happy New Year! First, thanks so ...

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Redefining Retail—Four Forces Shaping Success in 2017

From Shopper to marketer… Transaction to lifestyle… Pharmacy to grocery Rx… Convenient to on-demand…. The change of pace in retail today is unprecedented. The past is no longer a predictor of the future. Demography is dead. Traditional categories are becoming obsolete. Digital is in the driver’s seat. In essence, the fundamentals of retail are being redefined and the playbook rewritten—in real time.

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Giving the Gift of Food

For many consumers, special meals and treats are an important part of holiday celebrations. Sharing those traditions by giving the gift of food to others is also becoming very popular, with Americans spending nearly $18 billion in food gifts each year, according to research firm Packaged Facts. When you consider that almost half of that spending is done during the winter holidays, December is the perfect time for Sales Advisors to show shoppers how the products they’re sampling can make thoughtful gifts that everyone on their lists can enjoy.

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Bringing Excitement to Holiday Events

Shoppers’ expectations are on the rise, and they’re increasingly looking for retailers and brands to deliver not just a product, but also an experience. Sales Advisors help deliver on that expectation every day, but during the holiday season, there’s a lot they can do to make the shopping experience even more memorable.

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Redefining Retail—Four Forces Shaping Success in 2017

From Shopper to marketer… Transaction to lifestyle… Pharmacy to grocery Rx… Convenient to on-demand…. The change of pace in retail today is unprecedented. The past is no longer a predictor of the future. Demography is dead. Traditional categories are becoming obsolete. Digital is in the driver’s seat. In essence, the fundamentals of retail are being […]

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Giving the Gift of Food

For many consumers, special meals and treats are an important part of holiday celebrations. Sharing those traditions by giving the gift of food to others is also becoming very popular, with Americans spending nearly $18 billion in food gifts each year, according to research firm Packaged Facts. When you consider that almost half of that […]

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Bringing Excitement to Holiday Events

Shoppers’ expectations are on the rise, and they’re increasingly looking for retailers and brands to deliver not just a product, but also an experience. Sales Advisors help deliver on that expectation every day, but during the holiday season, there’s a lot they can do to make the shopping experience even more memorable. Lead Sales Advisor […]

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Expert Viewpoints: Technology Forecast 2017

Technology is playing an increasingly important role in retail—and our lives as a whole. It’s also something we write about a lot here at Retail News Insider. But it can be tough at times to figure out which technology trends are just passing fads (here’s looking at you, Google Glass) and which have real staying […]

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Knowledge Portal: Interactions and SUPERVALU Deliver Win at 2016 Ryder Cup

What do you get when you combine 30,000 granola bars, 18,000 cups of coffee and 5,200 donuts? One of the best sponsored volunteer events the Ryder Cup has ever seen! Earlier this year, SUPERVALU approached the Interactions team with a unique opportunity to assist in staffing a SUPERVALU-sponsored volunteer tent for 2016 Ryder Cup held […]

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Trending Tastes: From Seaweed to Superfood—Kelp is the New Kale

No longer relegated to side dish or “should eat” status, less common vegetables like kale, cauliflower, beets and Brussels sprouts have been taking center stage on high-end menus and making up a bigger portion of many Americans’ plates over the last several years. The trend has grown as many consumers, especially Millennials, embrace a more […]

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