EY Announces SPINS’ CEO Tony Olson as Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award Finalist in the Midwest

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CHICAGO, May 7, 2018 — EY announced that Tony Olson of SPINS® is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award in the Midwest. The program recognizes entrepreneurs who excel in innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Olson was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced … Read moreEY Announces SPINS’ CEO Tony Olson as Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 Award Finalist in the Midwest

SPINS Owner and CEO, Tony Olson, Launches Salt and Light Academy in Yangon, Myanmar

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(Chicago – April 27, 2018) SPINS®, the leading provider of data-driven solutions for the Natural and Specialty industries today announces the launch of Salt and Light Academy in Yangon, Myanmar. The school and orphanage are the culmination of a vision of SPINS’ Owner and CEO, Tony Olson, in partnership with his wife, Doctor Izabel Olson, … Read moreSPINS Owner and CEO, Tony Olson, Launches Salt and Light Academy in Yangon, Myanmar

SPINS Welcomes Chris Locke as Chief Financial Officer

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(Chicago – April 25, 2018) SPINS®, the leading provider of retail consumer insights, analytics, and consulting for the Natural, Organic, and Specialty Products Industries, announces Chris Locke as Chief Financial Officer. Locke will lead all of SPINS’ financial planning and analysis, accounting, tax, treasury, and M&A functions. He will partner with SPINS’ business unit presidents … Read moreSPINS Welcomes Chris Locke as Chief Financial Officer

SPINS Acquires FoodFacts Inc., the Leading Consumer Awareness Platform for Ingredients, Allergens, and Sensitivities

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(Chicago – April 16, 2018) SPINS®, the leading provider of retail consumer insights, analytics, and consulting for the Natural, Organic, and Specialty Products Industries, has acquired FoodFacts Inc., the leading consumer awareness platform for transparency into nutrition data, ingredients, allergens, and sensitivities. The acquisition provides SPINS with an unprecedented level of attribution of CPG products, … Read moreSPINS Acquires FoodFacts Inc., the Leading Consumer Awareness Platform for Ingredients, Allergens, and Sensitivities

Destini Launches Dynamic Product Availability Short-Links Service With Real-Time Media Conversion Tracking

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(Chicago, IL – March 22, 2018) Destini, the leading product locator solution for CPG brands across the U.S. & Canada, has acquired Close.by as the consumer-facing domain for its new dynamic product-availability link service. Protected by two patents that Destini acquired in January 2018, the new Close.by Links service allows brands to create vanity URLs … Read moreDestini Launches Dynamic Product Availability Short-Links Service With Real-Time Media Conversion Tracking

SPINS Welcomes Timothy Alvis as President of Retail Applications

CHICAGO – March 15, 2018 – SPINS®, the industry-leading source in health & wellness retail intelligence, providing retailers and brands actionable insights, activation tools, and product transparency to improve the lives of consumers, announces its new President of Retail Applications, Timothy Alvis. Alvis’s chief focus is to help retailers build and strengthen relationships with both … Read moreSPINS Welcomes Timothy Alvis as President of Retail Applications

SPINS Welcomes Irina Mazur as President of Product Library Solutions

CHICAGO – March 13, 2018 – SPINS®, the industry-leading source in health & wellness retail intelligence, providing retailers and brands actionable insights, activation tools, and product transparency to improve the lives of consumers, announces the arrival of Irina Mazur. As President of Product Library Solutions, Mazur will connect SPINS clients and partners to deeper health … Read moreSPINS Welcomes Irina Mazur as President of Product Library Solutions

SPINS Promotes Anubhav S. Goel to President of Client Growth Solutions

CHICAGO – March 8 – SPINS®, the only source for consumer insights; digital applications for brands, consumers, and retailers; cross-channel retail analytics; health & wellness expertise; and industry-leading consulting services, announces the promotion of Anubhav S. Goel to President of Client Growth Solutions. In his prior role as Executive Vice President of Client Growth Solutions, … Read moreSPINS Promotes Anubhav S. Goel to President of Client Growth Solutions

SPINS Welcomes Molly Hjelm as Vice President of Marketing

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CHICAGO – January 10 – SPINS®, the only source for consumer insights; digital applications for brands, consumers, and retailers; cross-channel retail analytics; health & wellness expertise; and industry-leading consulting services, announces Molly Hjelm as vice president of marketing. Hjelm will lead SPINS’ marketing efforts, including communication strategy, corporate branding, events, and media relations, with a … Read moreSPINS Welcomes Molly Hjelm as Vice President of Marketing

SPINS Top 10 Trend Predictions for 2018

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CHICAGO – January 5 – SPINS®, the industry-leading source in health & wellness retail intelligence, providing retailers and brands actionable insights, activation tools, and product transparency to improve the lives of consumers, releases its Top 10 Trend Predictions for 2018. From key nutrients (for people and pets alike) to special diets to sustainable innovations, here’s … Read moreSPINS Top 10 Trend Predictions for 2018