Meatless Meat – Sizzle or Steak?

The meatless trend is sizzling hot, as plant-based burgers take the world by storm. But is this a passing fad or megatrend with long-term implications for Big Food and CPG? Beyond Meat ’s (BYND) IPO is the biggest newsmaker. On May 2nd, BYND began trading on the Nasdaq exchange; the first trade was at $46 which was 84% above

Innovation Pulse Survey

Innovationedge is asking Insiders and subscribers to participate in an innovation pulse survey. The short survey will allow them to share their perspective and provide valuable insights. Survey results will be shared with respondents including a summary of: Primary targets for innovation efforts Types of innovation focused on Measuring innovation success Barriers to innovation success

The International Home + Housewares Show 2019

We recently attended the International Home + Housewares Show (IH+H) held in Chicago, IL March 2-5.  McCormick Place was filled with the latest products from over 2,200 suppliers.  The Show is attended by nearly 60,000 industry professionals. Our first stop was the Pantone exhibit to explore new color trends and explore key visual merchandising concepts. 

Top takeaways from CES

Having just come back from CES 2019 (Consumer Electronics Show), it’s clear: legacy companies need to step up their digital game. If you don’t have a digital technology strategy, you’ll become obsolete very fast. Even more importantly, you need a customer experience (CX) strategy – experience is key to every value proposition. Hyper-personalization, convenience, intelligence, 24/7 accessibility, and storytelling are essential to engage