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Fresh produce loses market share to canned, frozen fruits and vegetables

- General News

The October Marketplace The share of meals prepared at home remained elevated in October, at a …

IRI projects Thanksgiving meals will cost 13.5% more this year

- General News
IRI, which recently merged with The NPD Group to create a leading global technology, analytics and data provider, today released its 2022 Thanksgiving Tracker, a new report revealing insights on Thanksgiving-related grocery sales trends.

IRI research shows food prices elevated but inflation slowing

- General News
Information Resources, Inc., today released a new report, September 2022 Price Check: Tracking Retail Food and Beverage Inflation, with insights regarding food inflation and its impact on consumer shopping behavior.

Fresh produce can be a budget hero with below-average inflation

- Analysis

The September Marketplace “Life remained home-centric in late summer,” said Jonna Parker, Team Lead, Fresh with …

IRI August report shows inflation causing consumers to scale back purchases

- General News
Information Resources, Inc., which recently merged with The NPD Group to create a leading global technology, analytics and data provider, today released a new report, August 2022 Price Check: Tracking Retail Food and Beverage Inflation, with insights about food inflation and its impact on consumer shopping behavior.

IRI: Consumers respond to rising prices by shopping promotions, value options, and trading down

- General News
Information Resources, Inc., which recently merged with The NPD Group to create a leading global technology, analytics and data provider, today released new insights about food inflation and its impact on consumer shopping behavior.

Late Easter sales results in dollar gains for fresh produce

- Featured
Inflation not only took the headlines for the Easter holiday, but also dominated everyday spending.

Inflation having outsized role in retail produce department

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The U.S. consumer price index increased +7.9% for the 12 months ending February 2022. This was the largest 12-month increase since July 1981, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

AWG, IRI team up on grocery retailer-vendor portal

- Retail
Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. (AWG), the nation’s largest cooperative food wholesaler to over 1,100 independent companies and over 3,200 supermarket locations in 28 states, and IRI, a fast-growing global technology leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and media companies, today announced a strategic partnership to launch AWG Partner Gateway, a portal to enable integrated and seamless collaboration between AWG members and their vendor partners using IRI Liquid Data technology.

Vegetable sales improve at retail but inflation takes toll on volume

- Analysis
November 2021 picked up where October left off: grocery shopping and food consumption patterns remained in flux, especially as holiday purchases started much earlier.