Category Archives: GameChanger Newsletters

Oaktown Crickets, Recycled Food, Mushroom Snacks, Biodiversity and other Food Trends

Fancy Food Show 2019 GameChanger visited the Fancy Food Show in San Francisco earlier this month to identify hot new food trends.  Here are the highlights: 1. Recycled Food – Over one-third of all food produced globally is wasted, while nearly 1 Billion people go…

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Mobile Grocery Stores, Ingestible Sensors, Smart Bathrooms… and other innovations from CES 2019

12 New Technologies GameChanger was at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas last week to check out new technologies likely to impact the consumer goods industry.  Here are the highlights: 1. Mobile Grocery Stores – Instead of going to the grocery store, the grocery…

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Hemp Soda, Edible flowers, Root Drinks at Fancy Food Show

Top New Product Trends at Fancy Food Show The 2018 Winter Fancy Food Show came to San Francisco this week, including a wide number of innovative new foods.  Here are our picks for the Top 10 Food Trends spotted at the show. 1. Protein-Infused Everything. …

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Robot Waiters, Self-Cleaning Toilets at CES

Top 10 CES Innovations The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was last week in Las Vegas, with more than a few Wow new products.  Here is our Top 10 List of game-changing innovations: 1. Virgin Hyperloop One – This is an all-new mode of transportation…

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Are you Ready for Amazon-Whole Foods?

The grocery industry is changing – and it is about to change much faster. Amazon’s pending acquisition of Whole Foods is the latest game-changer.  Amazon is an aggressive innovator, and the merger is likely to permanently change both the online grocery model as well as the…

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Pricing Research 2.0

Trying to find the right price point for your new product or package? Traditional research studies do a poor job of evaluating alternate prices. Consumers respond differently to pricing in an artificial research setting than they do in a real store when they’re spending their own money. The only…

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New Products From Expo West

New Products from Expo West New trends, technologies and products were on display at Expo West in Anaheim, CA, last weekend – the largest innovation show of the year for the packaged goods industry.  Many of these new products will significantly change the CPG landscape…

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Kellogg’s VC Fund Lead $4.25M Kuli Kuli Investment

New Products from Expo West  Former GameChanger Marketing Associate Valerie Popelka, who left us recently to start a new food company, Kuli Kuli, is having great success.  Kuli Kuli announced today that they raised $4.25M in Series A funding. The funding round was led the…

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GameChanger Announces new Retail Testing Partners

ALAMEDA, CA, March 23, 2017 GameChanger Products LLC, the leading U.S. transactional testing research firm, announced new additions to its partner retailer lineup today for Retail Lab™ store testing. Big Y Foods – a 69 store grocery chain in Connecticut/ Massachusetts is now officially a…

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Test New Packages and Labels in Real Stores before you Launch

Package Testing 2.0 GameChanger’s Retail Lab™ store test is gaining popularity as a better way to test new packages or package/ label changes. For years package testing has been a source of headaches for researchers, as it is easy to make a bad decision based…

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