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Kevin O’ Leary, Wendy Liebmann and eight retailers among ECRM Global Market: Fall Experience presenters 

Kevin O’ Leary, Wendy Liebmann and eight retailers among ECRM Global Market: Fall Experience presenters 

CLEVELAND  — ECRM announced on Thursday  its stellar lineup of more than 25 presenters for its 2021 Global Market: Fall Experience, including keynotes from Kevin O’ Leary, “Mr. Wonderful” from Shark Tank and Wendy Liebmann from WSL Strategic Retail, as well as presentations from Bed, Bath & Beyond, CVS Health, The Giant Company, Peapod, Petco, Sam’s

ECRM rolls out large scale cross-category global product sourcing experience

ECRM rolls out large scale cross-category global product sourcing experience

CLEVELAND – ECRM announced on Thursday the launch of its 2021 Global Market: Fall Experience which will bring together buyers and product suppliers from around the world across all major consumer packaged goods (CPG) categories to meet virtually October 18 to 22. “If the success and scale of 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage told us anything, it was

Rite Aid seeking suppliers for virtual product summit

Rite Aid seeking suppliers for virtual product summit

SOLON, Ohio — Rite Aid will host its inaugural Clean, Green, and Better for You virtual product summit on July 29 to meet with product suppliers across food and beverage, health and beauty care, and general merchandise categories that support whole health and include clean ingredients. “Providing a compelling selection of products that are aligned to

QVC and HSN take product discovery to the next level with RangeMe

QVC and HSN take product discovery to the next level with RangeMe

SAN FRANCISCO — QVC and HSN are expanding their relationship with RangeMe, the industry standard online platform that streamlines new product discovery between product suppliers and retailers, to bring new efficiency and scale in their ongoing efforts to find new brands and innovative products through their Product Pitch program. “We are constantly looking for innovative products that will surprise and delight our

Record number of buyers take part in ECRM Diversity Week programs

Record number of buyers take part in ECRM Diversity Week programs

SOLON, Ohio — More than 640 buyers met with 485 brands during ECRM’s recent Diversity Week, which included programs for diverse- and minority-owned suppliers across food and beverage; general merchandise; and health & beauty care categories. Over 3,800 curated meetings were held on the ECRM Connect platform across the three programs. The programs were launched to introduce retailers

ECRM’s 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage registrations are delivering unprecedented momentum

ECRM’s 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage registrations are delivering unprecedented momentum

CLEVELAND —  Today, ECRM reported announced that registration velocity for 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage has already reached nearly 1000 buyers and brands from over 30 countries just three weeks after registration opened. The digital experience will bring together retail and foodservice buyers and product suppliers from around the world to meet face-to-face on June 28 through

ECRM’s 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage introduces a first-of-its-scale product discovery experience

ECRM’s 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage introduces a first-of-its-scale product discovery experience

CLEVELAND — ECRM announced on Tuesday a first-of-its-kind industry experience that is said to completely change how consumer packaged goods (CPG) products get discovered. ECRM’s 2021 Global Market: Food & Beverage will bring together retail buyers and product suppliers from around the world to meet face-to-face on June 28 through July 2. “The scale and

ECRM Connect surpasses 100K virtual meetings hosted

ECRM Connect surpasses 100K virtual meetings hosted

SOLON, Ohi0 — ECRM announced Tuesday it has reached a new milestone surpassing 100,000 curated meetings hosted on the ECRM Connect proprietary platform, which the company developed to enable buyers and sellers to engage in live, interactive digital meetings at scale. What’s more, top-tier buyer participation has grown over 20 percent since before the pandemic as retailers and foodservice operators

Staples Connect announces The Breakthrough Project: February 2021

Staples Connect announces The Breakthrough Project: February 2021

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Staples Connect announced its first-ever Staples Connect Breakthrough Project scheduled for Feb. 8, 2021. The Staples Connect Breakthrough Project is designed to accelerate the path to market for small businesses and entrepreneurs by providing an opportunity to compete for shelf space and visibility at Staples Connect and Staples Stores. Now until Dec.

ECRM taps John van der Valk to lead European division

ECRM taps John van der Valk to lead European division

SOLON, Ohio — ECRM has hired global B2B marketing veteran John van der Valk as chief executive officer of its European business. In his role, Van der Valk will lead ECRM Europe’s expansion, and will further develop the portfolio of products that streamlines the interactions between buyers and sellers. He reports to ECRM CEO Greg

ECRM Connect surpasses 25K virtual meetings hosted

ECRM Connect surpasses 25K virtual meetings hosted

SOLON, Ohio – ECRM announced it has reached a new milestone last month having passed 25,000 curated meetings hosted on the ECRM Connect proprietary platform, which the company developed to enable buyers and sellers to engage in live, interactive digital meetings at scale. More than 1,100 buyers and 1,000 suppliers have participated in 24 category-specific virtual

ECRM unveils virtual platform

ECRM unveils virtual platform

SOLON, Ohio — More than 70 retail buyers participated in 630 digital face-to-face meetings with suppliers of vitamins, supplements and nutritional products during ECRM’s Healthy Living, Vitamin and Nutrition Program, the first session to go live on its new virtual platform. The efficiency, effectiveness and usability of the platform was noted by users on both

New virtual platform will enable ECRM to move forward with all 2020 sessions

New virtual platform will enable ECRM to move forward with all 2020 sessions

SOLON, Ohio  – Efficient Collaborative Retail Marketing (ECRM), the global leader in driving long-term, critical business relationships, announced Wednesday that it has developed a dynamic technology platform, utilizing the latest in virtual communications technologies, for facilitating face-to-face virtual meetings between buyers and suppliers. What this means for the industry is that all future ECRM Sessions

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