Category Archives for "Competitive Issues"

Jun 15

The Truth About Competitive Advantage

By Larry Robertson, CEO | Competitive Issues

“The one thing that ceases to exist the moment it is shared.” Many retailers see “private label” as their competitive advantage protecting their consumables margin, but what about broader categories of general merchandise?  Brick-and-mortar retailers need proprietary innovation in all categories and lots of it. This is no secret. All retailers and CPGs realize that innovation is more […]

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Jun 25

A Tragic Problem For Inventors

By Melinda Martin | Competitive Issues

A frustrated inventor sent us an email today. I thought the best thing to do was to just share it and know that the complete conversation will be of much help to our community.Date: 6/25/2013Subject: RE: I want to scream… I talked with 2 inventors today. One in LA and one Ft Lauderdale that have […]

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