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How consumer packaged goods companies will win in 2021 - part one

Following a year of unprecedented change in the operating environment, this report looks at the priorities of global consumer packaged companies as they continue to adjust to the pandemic-driven environment.

How consumer packaged goods companies will win in 2021 - part two

With a focus on driving top line growth, operating more efficiently and reinvesting in their businesses, this report highlights some of the initiatives underway and the capabilities CPG companies are developing to support these.

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As the cost-of-living crisis worsens, more shoppers across Europe are switching to the discount channel. Here we look at recent developments from Lidl that present opportunities for suppliers and manufacturers.

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The US annual Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose to a 40-year high of 7.5% in January, with food CPI up 7.0%. This reflects the impact of multiple price increases at retail as suppliers react to higher commodity, packaging, labour and freight costs. Key messages Although inflation is at a 40-year high, it is expected to continue rising through the first half of the year While volumes hav...
We look at the steps the Campbell Soup Company is taking to mitigate accelerating cost inflation and its expectations for the year ahead. Benefiting from hybrid working The company saw organic net sales fall by 4% in Q1, against a backdrop of higher volumes last year as retailers rebuilt inventories. But the business continues to benefit from hybrid working practices and increased consumpti...
Having weathered the COVID-19 pandemic, our industry continues to face new challenges. We look at what’s top of the list for the senior team at the Kellogg Company. Growth held back by supply challenges Organic sales increased 5.1% in Q3, with demand at-home remaining elevated and most of its powerhouse brands outperforming their relevant categories. Without some of the supply challenges it ...
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