Monthly Archives: April 2017


Gordon Wade to become a Director Emeritus of the CMA

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The Category Management Association (“CMA”) is honored to announce that Gordon Wade, formerly the Senior Vice President of Best Practices for the CMA, is being made a Director Emeritus of the Association.  In January of this year, Gordon elected to leave his position at the CMA to start his own consulting firm (Combined Consultants, LLC.) […]

Online Grocery Shopping; Fad or the Future?

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“Online grocery is failing,” according to Kurt Jetta, chief executive of TABS Analytics, a consumer products research firm. Only 4.5 percent of shoppers made frequent online grocery purchases in 2016, up slightly from 4.2 percent four years earlier per the firm’s annual surveys. The report also revealed a repeat purchase rate of just 15% for […]