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Hispanics are expected to increase their retail spending

Hispanic growth in income and population across all ages will drive increases in consumer spending that will exceed the shopping totals of the millennial demographic by 2020, Morgan Stanley analysts said Monday. Hispanics should grow their “share of consumer wallet,” otherwise known as retail spending, by 1.6 percentage points by 2020 outpacing millennial growth of […]

PRODUCING SHOW-STOPPING DEALS!

Information you will need regarding the upcoming 2016 AWG Fort Worth Summer Sales held at the ARLINGTON CONVENTION CENTER,1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, Texas on Wednesday, April 27, 2016.Event Theme: •    Vendor setup is Tuesday, April 26th at 7:00 am.•    The Sales Event is scheduled Wednesday, April 27th from 7:30 am – 4:30 pm.•    Excellence in […]

The Houston Market – 2016 Grocery Retailer News

       According the latest Census report, the Houston population is the fastest growing city in the country with the promise of affordable housing and an opportunity for families of all nationalities, especially Hispanics to live  the “American Dream”. These new families settle in newly developed suburban neighborhoods throughout Houston, and then they go grocery shopping!    With that, […]

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The Shelby Report Announcement, VP Sales and Marketing Joins STAR Brokerage – 1 Year Anniversary

  We can’t believe it’s already been one year our Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Elisabeth (a.k.a. Liz) Urtado-Holzheauser joined STAR Brokerage, a boutique, Texas-based CPG brokerage company. She was recruited to join the company in June 2013 after receiving an M.B.A from the prestigious Rice University, Jones Graduate School of Business to lead strategic planning, innovation efforts, and […]

Grocers Supply Food Expo Highlights

        Another successful Grocers Supply Food Expo took place this week in Houston, TX. Over 250 CPG manufacturers, industry suppliers, and most importantly – buying retail customers were in attendance at the Reliant Center – home of the Houston Texans. Valuable post-show networking took place at the Crowne Plaza, where the GSC team hosted […]

How to Initiate Culture Change for CPGs

         Your company has profitably existed in the marketplace for decades. It’s not easy to accomplish the success of your brand’s history, and the leadership has much to be proud about. The same leadership has recruited you to lead the company’s key performance areas, but really would prefer you follow in line […]

5 Tips to Improve CPG Performance Now

What Do Leading CPG’s Do to Improve Performance?       You know those brands that retail category managers seem to be really hooked up with? They are the category leaders, they bolster access to all the right data, and constantly launch cool, new products every year.    Yah, yah, yah…so annoying aren’t they? Good news is […]

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