Retail sales data and competitive insights can give you the edge you need to enter the market, fuel faster growth and go head-to-head with even the longest-standing players in your product category. Here are five ways you can use CPG retail data to get a leg up on your competition
The aim of the game for 2019 for marketers is to keep moving. To keep pace with consumers, marketers must continually test new marketing channels and tactics to supplement and evolve their acquisition strategies. But they also need to prove the impact of these investments on sales, revenue and other key business metrics.
Are you launching, or looking to launch, an innovative new CPG product? Evaluating the risk of innovation can mean the difference between a CPG product breakthrough and a false start, so assessing and stemming risk should be a priority at every phase of development
CPG manufacturers that don't have realistic benchmarks struggle to properly monitor their product's performance. Find out how to set benchmarks.
CPG manufacturers need accurate and realistic forecasts to gain confidence from their board or investors. Learn how.
CPG manufacturers use benchmarks to monitor business success and product growth. Here's how to plan and do benchmarking on your own, even without a team of analysts.
Savvy marketers realize the benefits of omnichannel marketing. They use sophisticated tactics to engage their best customers and prospects wherever they are—online, on their phones, watching video or TV, or out of home.
From new product investment to increasing ROI or distribution, there are some common agenda items that small to mid-sized CPG manufacturers need to prepare for—and to do that they need data. Here's how to ready your business for your next board or investor meeting.
As consumer expectations and demands continue to evolve, marketers must keep pace. To create the best consumer experiences and the greatest returns for their business, they must pursue an audience-centric approach to marketing and advertising that puts the customer at the center of everything they do.
There are many signs that indicate a small or mid-sized CPG manufacturer is ready for a more on-demand and up-to-the minute approach to accessing data. Here are three signs you're ready to access Nielsen's robust-yet-affordable database.
Buying a car is a long process that requires marketers to strike a balance between consumers' wants and needs, and the marketing and advertising touchpoints that will have the greatest influence along the way.
Multi-touch attribution eliminates biases by algorithmically allocating credit to every element of every touchpoint in the consumer journey, across marketing and advertising channels and tactics, according to its influence on driving a conversion event.
One of the frequently asked questions about the “plumbing” that enables the multi-touch attribution process to function is how individual users are tracked.
Multi-touch attribution harnesses your data like a seasoned cowboy at a rodeo so you can get the insights you need. But making the most of this tool requires a few key steps first.
CPG manufacturers with the right sales data are better equipped to handle line reviews with their retailers. Here are the 5 data sets you need and how to use them.
Why does your product deserve to be on a retailer's shelves? It's a question all CPG manufacturers must be able to answer, especially in a line review meeting.