The Spotlight is on Tesco and Carrefour

Tesco and Carrefour have put aside past rivalries and announced that they are teaming up to buy products for their 19,000 stores. Will it work? What are the implications for the rest of retailing? News anchor Edgar Elzerman reports on this new twist in the supermarket industry while co-anchor Judith Kolenburg analyzes the results of an exclusive PLMA survey that gives insight into what's on manufacturers' minds. Commentator Pascal Kuipers, meanwhile, focuses on solutions to the controversy around plastic use in consumer goods and packaging.

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The Retail Battle in the East

Judith Kolenburg reports on the ongoing battle in China's retailing world with huge worldwide implications for both bricks-and-mortar and online.

Amazon’s Private Label Push

Edgar Elzerman compares Amazon’s success in the U.S. and its plans for expansion in Europe. And it seems poised to use its own private label brands to achieve success.

The Growth of Private Label Specialty Foods

What are retailers doing to build their own private label assortment and image? Judith Kolenburg discovered at PLMA's 2018 Private Label Trade Show that it's specialty foods.

New Private Label Trends

Two new trends gained momentum in the consumer marketplace as shown at PLMA’s International Trade Show. Edgar Elzerman explains.

Interesting Food Products at PLMA 2018 Trade Show

Chef Berry Pronk prowled the aisles of this year’s PLMA International Trade Show for unique and exciting food products.

Innovations in Home and Health

Pascal Kuipers searched the halls of PLMA’s 2018 International Trade Show for home, health and environmentally-friendly product introductions.