Data Points 2011

January 2011

January 3: Ads Illuminate Marketing Directions [1]
January 10: Consumers Opinionated on Food Safety
[2]January 17: CPG Merchandising on the Rise [3]
January 24: Prices Boost Holiday Sales [4]
January 31: Media Influences Grocery Shopper Actions [5]

February 2011

February 7: Wal-Mart’s Urban Excursion [6]
February 14: Shoppers Cite Store Annoyances [7]
February 21: Sales Gains in the Meat Case [8]
February 28: Signs of CPG Improvement [9]

March 2011

March 7: Print Ad Blocks on the Rise [10]
March 14: Shoppers Notice Shelf-Price Increases [11]
March 21: Women Gain Interest in Natural OTCs [12]
March 28: Largest Traditional Supermarkets Shed Stores [13]

April 2011

April 4: Sustainability and Disposable Diapers [14]
April 11: Supermarkets Score High for Technology [15]
April 18: Supermarket Shoppers Show Health Interests [16]
April 25: Opportunities in Diabetes Management [17]

May 2011

May 2: Advertising Wine and Spirits in Supermarkets [18]
May 9: Delighted Customers Recommend Favorite Stores [19]
May 16: Coupon Use Remains High [20]
May 23: Economy Tops Retailers' 'Worry List' [21]
May 30: Retailers Reassess Risks [22]

June 2011

June 6: Shoppers Tire of Economizing [23]
June 13: Retailers Lead With Their Private Brands [24]
June 20: Growth in Natural Products [25]
June 27: CPG Firms Bounce Back [26]

July 2011

July 4: Retailers Boost GM Print Ads [27]
July 11: Gas Prices Impact Shopping Behavior [28]
July 18: Young Shoppers Express Optimism [29]
July 25: Consumers Need Their Caffeine Fix [30]

August 2011

August 1: Shoppers Indicate Loyalty for Publix, ShopRite [31]
August 8: Coupon Distribution Down, Redemption Up [32]
August 15: Using Mobile Devices [33]
August 22: Costco, Whole Foods Get Social Media Raves [34]
August 29: Target Edges Wal-Mart on Food Prices [35]

September 2011

September 5: Supermarkets Lose Volume, Gain Share in Magazine Category [36]
September 12: Economy Weighs on Shopping Decisions [37]
September 19: Retailers Increase Candy Advertising [38]
September 26: Club, Mass Channels See Private-Label Growth [39]

October 2011

October 3: Millennials Sour on ‘Old School’ Supermarkets [40]
October 10: Retail CFOs More Optimistic [41]
October 17: Shoppers Eye Allergen-Free Halloween Candy [42]
October 24: Supermarkets Top Choice for Specialty Food Shoppers [43]
October 31: Converting Shoppers to Buyers in Frozen Foods [44]