The products people buy and the ways they buy them are changing more quickly than ever. Influenced by e-commerce, AI,… MoreIoT, biotech, and other new technologies, CPG incumbents and upstarts need to evolve the ways they design and ship products. By looking at venture capital trends, corporate activity, emerging startups, patents, and other data sets, we can understand how the CPG industry might operate by next year or next decade. CPG Insights is a data-driven weekly newsletter analyzing trends in product design, ingredients, distribution strategies, and more in food, cosmetics, durables, and retail.
As customers expect more sustainability efforts from retailers, corporates and startups are leveraging blockchain, AI, and biotechnology to increase transparency and reduce the environmental impact of retail supply chains.