9 things I wish brand managers knew about Shopper Marketing

In my 15-plus years in CPG marketing, I had a chance to work in both HQ-based brand marketing teams and field-based shopper marketing teams. These teams often work hand-in-hand, but …Read More

Profile PhotoOlga YurovskiJanuary 22, 2018

Delivering on shopper marketing strategic value points

We have come a long way in shopper marketing. Until relatively recently the shopper did not feature in our strategy sessions – our focus on the consumer was absolute. At …Read More

Profile PhotoToby DesforgesJanuary 8, 2018

Exclusive Interview with Jennifer Hale from Coca-Cola

Shopper Marketing, Coca-Cola and the digital onslaught Just before the recording of our October webinar, Toby Desforges grabbed the opportunity to have an in-depth chat to Jennifer Hale, Coca-Cola’s Global …Read More

Profile PhotoToby DesforgesDecember 12, 2017

Disney Display and Poor Execution

A recent survey conducted by TradeInsight suggested that 31 percent of consumer packaged goods manufacturers cite trade compliance as a major issue in their business. It’s an issue that has far-reaching implications.Read More

Profile PhotoToby DesforgesNovember 29, 2017

Understanding the Holiday Shopper

The modern shopper marketer is typically armed with loads of shopper data. But as the holiday season approaches, shopper marketers beware. Much of your data might be of limited use …Read More

Profile PhotoMike AnthonyNovember 6, 2017

How to prioritize high-value shopper segments

So, you have already identified your shopper segments. But, how do you prioritize the most important and high-value segments? The reason prioritization is important, is that it helps you understand …Read More

Profile PhotoToby DesforgesOctober 26, 2017