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Mind The Gap

As the growth of discounter retail across Europe continues to be a key focus of the mainstream food retailers, International Private Label Consult (IPLC)’s latest research identifies a continuing closure of the price gap with varying strategies being adopted across the retailers. In its new report, Mind the Gap – Retailers across Europe continue to close […]

Amazon Fresh new Private Label line

Amazon Fresh new Private Label range launches in the UK | 7 May The European grocery retail market has seen many changes throughout the pandemic, none so significant as the growth of online sales. In the UK online grocery sales peaked at 15.4% share (Kantar 12 w/e 21/02/21) and alternatives to “traditional” in-store shopping continue […]

Valuable insight for Private Label manufacturers

Last week Simon Wainwright, Global Insight & Analytics Director, at IGD interviewed my colleague Paul Stainton, Partner at IPLC in the UK. As a former Group Buying Director at Aldi UK, Paul shared truly interesting insight for Private Label suppliers on topics such as: -The trends in Private Label as a result of the global […]

Discount Retailer Mere Entering Germany

Aldi and Lidl have over the last few years been seen as major disruptors in the European grocery market, initially starting in Germany, the home of hard discount, between them they now operate in many European countries. However, the model has evolved over the last few years, with expanded ranges from Premium, Organic, free from […]

From Company Practice into Consulting?

We are looking for an industry specialist with a background in private label manufacturing or retail IPLC is a boutique consulting firm specialised in strategic consultancy services and project management support to manufacturers and retailers. With a broad and unrivalled understanding of the Private Label industry we help our clients with a pragmatic and action-orientated […]