Archive for October 2016

5 Halloween Candies Kids Want – But Rarely Get

Kids aren’t known for being able to hide their disappointment when they get Halloween candy they dislike. If you want to avoid seeing downcast faces on the goblins, witches and super heroes who stop by your door this Halloween, it’s time to get creative.

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The Differences Between Private Label and Contract Manufacturing

According to, private brands accounted for $112 billion out of $643 billion in total retail sales amid a struggling national economy in 2013, which represented a one percent uptick in private brand sales from 2009. A study conducted by the Food Marketing Institute revealed that retailers enjoy a 35 percent gross margin on their private label products, but earn a gross profit margin of just 25.9 percent on similar products produced by national brands.

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