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Reading the Retail Marketplace: How You Can Leverage Category Data to Identify Growth Opportunity

One challenge that retailers constantly face is getting a clear view of how they are performing compared to the rest of the market. If you want to understand where you’re succeeding and where you’re falling behind in hopes to better navigate the market, you want to look at category data across the marketplace. SPINS can help you do that. 

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From Functional Snacking to Climatarian Lifestyles: Here’s What We Know About Dietary Trends in 2021

January 22, 2021

New Year, New Lifestyle Mindset The perennial mindset of “New year, new you, new diet” isn’t quite the same in … Read more From Functional Snacking to Climatarian Lifestyles: Here’s What We Know About Dietary Trends in 2021

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2021 Functional Ingredients Trends: Food As Medicine Becomes a Priority for Shoppers

January 14, 2021

Functional Ingredients Become a Type of Medicine The idea that a mindful diet can improve overall health is not exactly … Read more 2021 Functional Ingredients Trends: Food As Medicine Becomes a Priority for Shoppers

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What to Expect in 2021: 5 Themes for Natural and Wellness Trends That Will Shape the Industry

January 7, 2021

5 Themes that Will Define Natural and Wellness Trends in 2021 As we kick off a new (and hopefully better) … Read more What to Expect in 2021: 5 Themes for Natural and Wellness Trends That Will Shape the Industry

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Self-Care Trends: How to Appeal to Shoppers with Self-Care Products

December 16, 2020

The Rise of Self-Care Trends During COVID-19 Staying at home for the past 9 months and wearing a mask when … Read more Self-Care Trends: How to Appeal to Shoppers with Self-Care Products

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Reading the Retail Marketplace: How You Can Leverage Category Data to Identify Growth Opportunity

December 9, 2020

One challenge that retailers constantly face is getting a clear view of how they are performing compared to the rest … Read more Reading the Retail Marketplace: How You Can Leverage Category Data to Identify Growth Opportunity

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3 Data Questions Every Independent Pet Retailer Needs to Answer

October 29, 2020

Actionable Data for Independent Pet Retailers No one knows your store better than you. You have personal relationships with customers … Read more 3 Data Questions Every Independent Pet Retailer Needs to Answer

The Complicated CBD Retail Market: Understanding CBD’s Strengths, Weaknesses, and TBDs

October 14, 2020

The State of the CBD Retail Market Over the last year, and especially during the COVID lockdown, CBD growth in … Read more The Complicated CBD Retail Market: Understanding CBD’s Strengths, Weaknesses, and TBDs

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Why Customers Expect Natural Product Integration in Their Grocery Retail Experience

October 7, 2020

The Case for Natural Product Integration in Retail The days of natural products being a passing trend or a niche … Read more Why Customers Expect Natural Product Integration in Their Grocery Retail Experience

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How Attributes Helped a Retailer Improve Category Growth

September 30, 2020

Setting up Long Term Success for Category Assessment Category assessment can be challenging for retailers: They want to understand what their … Read more How Attributes Helped a Retailer Improve Category Growth

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Clean Label Attributes in Body Care: Claims and Ingredients Shoppers are Avoiding and Why

September 30, 2020

The Growth of Clean Label in Body Care Grocery shoppers have been moving toward clean label diets over the last … Read more Clean Label Attributes in Body Care: Claims and Ingredients Shoppers are Avoiding and Why