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Aisle 9 Retail, Inc. Sells Assets to Marketing Management, Inc. to Provide Clients Greater Strategic Planning and Resources in Execution

September 25, 2017

Thousand Oaks, California – September 22, 2017 – Aisle 9 Retail, Inc., a sales and marketing agency for emerging consumer package goods (CPG) in the grocery retail channel, today announces the sale of its assets to Marketing Management, Inc. in an effort to create a new, more resourceful company for clients. The new entity established… Read more »


Private Label on the Brink

November 20, 2015

Published in F&R Buyer Magazine There’s good news and bad news on the private label front. The good news is total private label dollar sales jumped 3.1% to $117.97 billion across channels (excluding convenience stores) compared with a gain of just 2.0% (to $685.53 billion) for all brands, boosting store brand dollar share for the 52… Read more »


The New American Supermarket

October 13, 2015

Gary Hirshberg, chairman and co-founder of Stonyfield Farm, remembers the day in 1984 when his partner, Samuel Kaymen, got a call from a buyer with a 35-store chain of supermarkets. The buyer wondered why Stonyfield was selling to his competitor, a seven-store mini-chain, instead of him. Kaymen replied that he only had seven cows. The… Read more »


Blue Calypso Announces Launch of Mobile Shopper Engagement Program at Select Minyard Sun Fresh Markets

August 7, 2015

DALLAS, July 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The proliferation of mobile devices and the explosion of social media is rapidly changing the way buyers and retailers connect and interact. Blue Calypso, Inc. (BCYP) (BCYPD), developer of mobile shopper engagement and social advocacy solutions, today announced a shopper marketing program in conjunction with Adventi Media, Inc., and Marketing… Read more »


Power packaging: Fort Worth ad agency builds a better brand

June 23, 2014

Lindsey Hurr asks a lot of whys. As vice president of Immotion Studios, an award-winning national brand development and advertising agency based in Fort Worth, she’s more interested in why a business does what it does instead of what it does. “Why does a business start up and why does it stay in business?” she… Read more »


Store Brands, Tim Hauser Announcement

May 16, 2014

Fort Worth, Texas-based Marketing Management Inc. (MMI) announced the hiring of Tim Hauser as vice president of strategic business alliances. In this role, Hauser will help identify and pursue incremental and additional business that leverages MMI’s current brokerage, consumer research and brand development divisions to develop new lines of business. He will be based out… Read more »