Thought Leaders: Sam Gagliardi

Executive Vice President, E-Commerce

Focus and Expertise

  • Trends in E-commerce
  • Omnichannel Insights
  • CPG Growth

About Sam Gagliardi

Sam has more than 20 years of cross-functional sales, marketing and digital leadership experience with top FMCG manufacturers, including Colgate-Palmolive, J&J and RB. He is an expert in e-commerce strategy, digital marketing, search engine optimization, media management and marketing management.

Hot Topics

  • The Evolving Landscape of E-commerce – Consumers are increasingly expecting an improved online shopping experience. Brands and retailers need a solid foundation to ensure their e-commerce strategies meet consumers' needs.
  • The Pandemics Effect on Online Grocery Shopping – CPG e-commerce sales grew to $175 billion in 2020. As we return to the new normal, it's pertinent retailers and manufacturers keep their foot on the gas when it comes to their online offerings and find ways to retain the shoppers who went online during the pandemic.

Thought Leadership


  • JBPX E-Commerce Growth Summit, Kroger Market Insights, May 2021
  • E^HACKATHON Hoboken, Walmart & The Evolving Landscape, October 2019
  • CHPA's 2019 Marketing Conference, Would You Like a Retail Store to Go Along With That Website? How to Understand the Omnichannel Consumer, July 2019
  • E^HACKATHON Bentonville, Walmart & The Evolving Landscape, March 2019
  • Digital Transformers Summit 2019, The Ever Evolving Landscape of E-Commerce, June 2019
  • IRI Growth Summit, New Lessons in eCommerce For Brands, April 2018
  • IRI Growth Summit, Meaningful Growth: Driving E-commerce Incrementality with Omnichannel Insights & Strategy, April 2016


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