This week AWG President and CEO David Smith talks with Joe Koppeis and his team. Joe operates two stores in Illinois. Having a small team gives him a unique perspective that we wanted to highlight on Grocer Pod. Learn about adding Freshop as an online shopping platform, digital coupons, and special merchandising events that bring the community together.
This week AWG President and CEO David smith sits down with Leslie Sarasin, FMI President and CEO. You won’t want to miss all the helpful insights Leslie provides.
Fall is finally here. October welcomes a variety of foodie holidays as well as Halloween. Food holidays to celebrate in October include National Pumpkin Month, Apple Month, Dessert Month, Cookie Month, Pasta Month, Seafood Month and Pizza Month. Use the following digital content for your website, social media platforms, emails and more to promote AWG Private Brands. Best Choice Video of the Month October’s Video of the Month is called Three Ways to Use Cake Mix. This recipe features Best Choice and Always Save’s cake mix. The video includes the following three recipes, Banana Bread, Almond Biscotti, and Lemon Cookies. You can share this short video from the Best Choice website, YouTube, or using the native files found here. Best Choice Recipe of the Month October’s Recipe of the Month from the Best Choice Calendar is a Three Bean and Beef Chili. This recipe showcases the following Best Choice products: crushed tomatoes, black beans, kidney beans, pinto beans and cumin. The recipe can be shared from the Best Choice website or from the Best Choice social media sites, like Facebook,…
This week AWG President and CEO David Smith sits down with Chief Financial Officer Gary Koch. Gary updates us on the financial landscape for AWG and its members. He also has good advice for both the short and long-term future.
Grocer Pod is back after a short break. AWG President & CEO David Smith talks with Chief Human Resource Officer Patrick Reeves. They discuss the current state of workers. Pat also has advice for what AWG members can do to be more attractive to potential new hires.
September is loaded with foodie holidays. With new fall shows and sporting games, families will gather around the table to enjoy a meal. Food holidays to celebrate in September include National Chicken Month, National Honey Month, National Mushroom Month, National Papaya Month, National Potato Month and National Rice Month. Use the following digital content for your website, social media platforms, emails and more to promote AWG Private Brands. Please note the AWG Brands Digital Playbook for Retailers has moved from Google Drive to box.com. This change will help make the Playbook more accessible than Google Drive. Best Choice Video of the Month September’s Video of the Month is called Cheesy Tortellini with Brown Butter and Sage Sauce. This recipe features Best Choice cheese tortellini, walnuts, frozen spinach and butter. You can share this short video from the Best Choice website, YouTube, or using the native files found here. Best Choice Recipe of the Month September’s Recipe of the Month from the Best Choice Calendar is the Alfredo Shrimp Dump Pasta. This recipe showcases the following Best Choice products: butter, rotini…
David Smith talks with EVP Jeff Pedersen about everything AWG has been doing to assist members during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jan Sokol, from GOT Systems, makes her return to Grocer Pod. This week she joins AWG President and CEO David Smith. The two talk about all the new programs GOT has, and how they can save AWG Members money.
This week’s show kicks off with a conversation with Adam Salus about Pharmacy. There is obviously, lots to talk about when it comes to healthcare. Then AWG President and CEO David Smith talks with Michael Sansolo in a wide ranging interview about the grocery industry. Register for the Virtual Innovation Showcase and the 2020 Fall VMC Show at www.awgshows.com
This week AWG President and CEO David Smith is joined by Chris Jones from National Grocers Association. Chris gives an updated on NGA’s legislative efforts as well as what AWG members can expect in the proposed Corona Virus Relief bill.