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With our experience comes a unique perspective. Hear what we have to say.

Working across the globe, we capture a particular point of view on what matters in CPG both today and in the future. Read our original considerations on trending topics.

08 November 2022

Our October Roundup: health performance and wellness, price management and the future of retail for Gen Z

In this month's roundup we explore the health credentials of CPG products, alongside a tricky moment in price management, the latest in regenerative agriculture efforts, growing scepticism over sustainability claims and the future of retail as seen by Gen Z.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

09 October 2022

Our September Roundup: plant-based news, ultra-processed foods and the rise in private labels

In this month's roundup we've got investment from the USDA in Regenerative Agriculture with Danone, responding to the growth in private labels as a result of economic hardship, and new information about ultra-processed foods.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

06 September 2022

Our August Roundup: food trends for 2023, shrinkflation and alternative fats

In our August roundup, we explore the nonalcoholic drink trend, as well as general food trends for 2023, alternative fat production, why sustainability is no longer sufficient, and consumer concern over 'shrinkflation'.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

05 July 2022

Our June Roundup: Future of plant-based, China’s Gen Z and resilience in our food system

Catch up with the news that caught our eye in June: China's Gen Z and their rising nationalism, the latest in plant-based news, how retailers are tackling pricing in the UK and building resilience in the global food system.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

01 June 2022

Our May Roundup: Paper Ketchup bottles, Starbucks exits Russia, and geopolitics impacts consumer trust

Catch up with the news that piqued our interest in May – sustainability credentials of paper Ketchup bottles, the exit of Starbucks from Russia and the way geopolitics is impacting consumer trust.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

07 January 2022

Our December Roundup: Livestream shopping, sustainability action from Walmart and more

In December, we saw Walmart take action on sustainability in its supply chain, experimentation from PepsiCo's Lay's brand into a whole new category, and discussion around whole new ways to offer purchases digitally through livestreamed shopping events.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London

, 29 October 2021

Our October Roundup: The latest in CPG industry news

If you're curious about the latest in CPG-related news, we have you covered. Discover what you might have missed in the month of October.

Christina Carè

Sevendots, London