IRI has been publishing weekly COVID-19 Thought Leadership reports and also recently hosted a webinar with FMI: Consumers Face the Reality of COVID-19: Observations and Implications for CPG and Retail. IRI Growth Insights host Joan Driggs was recently invited to participate in Joe Tarnowski’s ECRM podcast, based on IRI’s COVID-19 Thought Leadership. For this podcast, entitled COVID-19’s Impact on CPG and Retail, Joan and Joe discussed another of topics, including:
- What we can learn from recessions and other crises that can inform CPG retail.
- The opportunity for smaller brands and private label products to gain new buyers.
- And whether the rise in e-commerce will have staying power.