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Drug Store News

Monday morning kicked off with a bang at NACDS Marketplace, as IRI’s Navin Gautam took attendees inside the mind of today’s value-conscious shopper.


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Retail Leader

IRI’s 2011 New Product Pacesetters analysis, an industry-recognized benchmark of exceptional first-year CPG sales for newly launched products.


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Path to Purchase Institute

For the ninth consecutive year, the Institute presents IRI's annual "New Product Pacesetters" report on the most successful packaged goods launches of recent months.


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MediaPost
How does online marketing translate to in-store purchases? Well, for CPG brands, new research shows that online targeting results in an 18% in-store sales lift versus non-targeted shoppers.
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Retail Wire

Based on IRI's assessment of the most successful food and beverage launches of 2011, there's opportunity available for manufacturers bringing pizzazz to the daily diet. The food and beverage "New Product Pacesetters" of 2011 pleased shoppers with restaurant and gourmet quality, and they made snacking more fun with new textures and exciting flavor combinations.


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Super Market News

Pampers Cruisers/Swaddlers with Dry Max brought in the most revenue of any new product in 2011 with $296 million in year-one sales across food, drug and mass channels excluding Wal-Mart, according to IRI, making it one of the top five new product introductions of all time.


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Food Business News

Capitalizing on the trend of consumers wanting restaurant-inspired foods at home, the P.F. Chang’s Home Menu products from Unilever topped the list of 2011 New Product Pacesetters from IRI.


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Happi

IRI announced today the most successful food and beverage and non-foods consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands in its 2011 New Product Pacesetters report, an industry-recognized benchmark analysis of exceptional first-year CPG sales success for newly launched products.


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Drug Store News

Pampers Cruisers/Swaddlers with Dry Max, Gillette Fusion ProGlide and P.F. Chang's Home Menu were the top three new product introductions in 2011, according to the IRI "2011 New Product Pacesetter" report released Tuesday afternoon.


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Chicago Tribune

P.F. Chang's, Kraft, and a variety of K-Cup products led the industry in new product introductions during 2011, according to IRI data released Tuesday.


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Convenience Store News
IRI released its "2011 New Product Pacesetters" report, designed to highlight the most successful food and beverage and non-food consumer packaged goods (CPG) brands.
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Baking Business
Thomas’ Bagel Thins from Bimbo Bakeries USA and Kellogg’s Special K Cracker Chips were among the top 10 New Product Pacesetters for 2011, according to IRI.
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Chicago Tribune

Last year, Greek yogurt accounted for 20 percent of total yogurt sales, according to market researcher IRI, and 15 percent of volume sales.


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Beverage Industry

Based on a detailed analysis of past recoveries, Chicago-based IRI predicts several years of 3 percent volume growth once consumer expectations have stabilized.


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Supermarket News

IRI recently released its Q4 2011 MarketPulse quarterly research, which analyzes these shopper attitudes and behaviors regarding the economy and economic effects on their personal financial situation, lifestyle and shopping habits.


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Quirks
A report on efforts to fuse behavioral, psychographic and demographic information to identify segments and track marketing results.

2/15/2012
Retail Heartbeat
Retail Leader

Against a backdrop of stagnant wages and high unemployment, consumers increasingly are clipping coupons and scouring store circulars as they write up their grocery lists before heading to the supermarket, according to IRI’s latest MarketPulse Survey findings.


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2/15/2012
Retail Heartbeat
Retail Leader
In a concerted effort to control spending at a time of higher food and fuel prices, consumers are adjusting their shopping trip missions and weeding out non-essential purchases.

Progressive Grocer

Americans showed a more optimistic outlook about the economy during the fourth quarter of 2011, according to a report based on the latest MarketPulse survey from Chicago-based IRI.


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CNBC

When it comes to shopping, the wealthy are just as interested in clipping coupons, hunting down deals, and keeping spending in check with shopping lists as less affluent consumers, according to the findings of a recent survey by IRI.


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Other IRI News
Shopper Sentiment Declines in Q4 2013; 39 Percent Feel Their Financial Situation is Worse Today than One Year Ago
IRI’s MarketPulse survey found that shopper sentiment dropped in Q4 2013, and this gloomy attitude is spilling over into 2014 across all age groups.
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SPINSscan Conventional Retail Measurement Services Now Powered by IRI POS Tracking and Reporting Solutions
Information Resources, Inc. (IRI) and SPINS LLC today announced an expanded relationship focused on accelerating the growth of natural/ organic and specialty products.
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IRI and BCG published the Momentum Report in 2013, the first industry study to take a critical look at more than 400 public and private consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies while focusing on three key performance metrics: dollar sales growth, volume sales growth and market share gains. In their presentation, “Who Had Momentum in 2013?  A Preview of the 2014 BCG/IRI Momentum Report,” Chaudhari and Gell will preview the 2014 Momentum Report and highlight new and/or continuing market trends relevant to CPG manufacturers. The session will also provide information on how key growth levers, such as innovation, pricing and distribution have played a role in driving business growth throughout 2013.


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Despite Flat Macro-Level Trends, Private Label and National Brands Each Showing Areas of Strength
About one year ago, Information Resources Inc. (IRI) predicted that private label in the United States had hit a proverbial glass ceiling. This prediction has proven true, at least at the macro level, according to the latest IRI Times & Trends, “Private Label and National Brands: Paving the Path for Growth Together.”
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To help CPG marketers and retailers understand and achieve greater activation of the growing population of older shoppers, Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), released SilverLink, a new report that segments the U.S. population aged 50 and older based on demographics; attitudes toward aging, health and wellness; shopping behavior; and lifestyle habits.
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