Ibotta Introduces Self-Service Platform: Ibotta Go
Ibotta has launched Ibotta Go, a self-service platform that provides emerging CPG brands with access to customers through a cash-back rewards programs.
Fetch Rewards Hires Chief People Officer
Rukmini Banerjee is charged with the creation and oversight of talent development efforts.
Outperfrom Launches Thermal Imaging Technology to Prevent Spread of COVID-19
Miami-based global retail innovation agency Outperform has launched the iDisplay Thermometer, a device that uses thermal imaging to read the body temperatures of shoppers from up to three feet away in two seconds. The technology is designed to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in stores, gyms, bars, offices and other public spaces. “Hygiene and social distancing is going to be crucial in the coming months and is likely to be an ingrained behavior for years to come,” Outperform chief executive officer Ariel Haroush said in a media release.
IRI, Coresight Research Collaborate on Monthly Retail Trends Reports
IRI and Coresight Research are teaming up for a series of monthly reports covering retail trends. The first version will be released in June on coresight.com and will use purchase data from across the retail landscape to provide insights into the U.S. CPG and grocery industry, e-commerce, and growth categories. “The COVID-19 pandemic is having an unprecedented impact on retail industry operations and consumer shopping behavior across all major markets,” Andrew Appel, president and chief executive officer of IRI said in a media release.
Great Northern Wins Big at 2020 Excellence in Flexography Awards
Great Northern Packaging earned "Best of Show" at the 2020 Excellence in Flexography Awards competition for its 3M Rock Your Workday package.
Valpak Innovates Amid Market Disruption
Valpak has created a first-of-its-kind technology that leverages household-specific targeting in a shared mail environment.
BOLD Adds CPG Execs to Senior Staff
Retail industry veterans Natalie Krickovic and Daina Lind have joined BOLD Strategies as senior directors of retail strategy and campaign development, respectively.
Numerator Launches Canadian Consumer Insights Panel
Numerator Canadian OmniPanel gives brands and manufacturers access to previously unreported insights as buying behaviors shift online.
Shipt Offers Digital Coupons via Quotient
Quotient Technology is partnering with Shipt, the same-day delivery marketplace, to launch digital coupons for groceries and household essentials to customers through the Shipt website and app.
Ibotta, Brands Are ‘Here to Help’
Denver-based mobile rewards platform Ibotta is partnering with multiple CPG brands to launch a “Here to Help” campaign that will help consumers stretch their dollars further.