Retailers' refusal to accept price increases, private labels impact food firms' bottom line

05/5/2003 | Advertising Age (tiered subscription model)

Wal-Mart Stores' refusal to accept price increases and the popularity of private-label products are among the key challenges for profit-pressed food manufacturers, industry executives say. Major food manufacturers say retail accounts have not accepted prices increases for cereal, cookies, crackers and coffee in recent months.

View Full Article in:

Advertising Age (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Food & Beverage

Job Title Company Location
Purchasing Manager - Food and Beverage
The Culinary Institute of America - Greystone Campus
St. Helena, CA
General Manager
The Culinary Institute of America
San Antonio, TX
Assistant Restaurant Manager
The Culinary Institute of America
San Antonio, TX
Sous Chef
Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA
Lead Cook/Sous Chef
University of San Diego
San Diego, CA