Consumer Packaged Goods

Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) or Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) are products that are sold quickly and at relatively low cost. Examples include non-durable goods such as soft drinks, toiletries, Over-the-counter drugs, toys, processed foods and many other consumables. Though the profit margin made on FMCG products is relatively small (more so for retailers than the producers/suppliers), they are generally sold in large quantities; thus, the cumulative profit on such products can be substantial. FMCG is probably the most classic case of low margin and high volume business.
Posts about Consumer Packaged Goods
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    … Twitter to maximize awareness during the restaurant’s hours of operation, with content encouraging people to stop by for meals throughout the day. A tool paused Twitter ads promoting breakfast items after 10 a.m. and automatically turned them back on at 6 a.m. the following day using Twitter’s partnership with Oracle to target multiple audiences…

    AllTwitterin Twitter- 37 readers -
  • Brian Monahan Joins Pinterest as Head of Vertical Strategy

    … growth in verticals including consumer packaged goods, retail, entertainment, auto, technology and telecommunications, financial services, travel and quick-serve restaurants. He is based in Pinterest’s headquarters in San Francisco, reporting to head of partner marketing Cat Lee. Prior to Walmart.com, Monahan was the co-founder of media and events…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 20 readers -
  • Connecting With Gen Z: A Playbook for Digital Marketers

    …-quality data that can empower marketers with the actionable insights they need to better connect with Gen Zs. A consumer-packaged-goods company recently wanted to increase awareness of a snack-food product among 13- to 17-year-old males. The brand prepared a variety of assets for testing: humorous ads, informational ads, long videos, short videos…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 27 readers -
  • Instagram Tops 500,000 Advertisers

    … September, and it said some 1 billion actions have been taken on Instagram ads to date. Instagram said in an email to SocialTimes that the top five countries in terms of ad adoption are: U.S. Brazil U.K. Australia Canada And the top five verticals are: Consumer packaged goods E-commerce Retail Entertainment Technology Instagram added…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social- 18 readers -
  • Marketers Must Balance Targeting With Audience Reach

    … to reach a wide audience through multiple channels, including TV, should use a broad-reach strategy. As the article underscored, Procter & Gamble does not intend to spend less on Facebook, only differently with broader targeting. Advertisers experiment with new precise ad targeting In the past few years, SocialCode has seen many CPG brands experiment…

    AllFacebookin Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Video Ads Continue Surge on Instagram in Q1 (Report)

    … of its impressions during the first three months of 2016. Average cost per thousand impressions (CPM) slipped to $4.58 in January and an all-time average low of $3.88 in February before rebounding slightly to $4.19 in March. Average CPMs in the second half of 2015 were $7.04. The consumer-packaged-goods industry saw impressions rise 97 percent…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 18 readers -
  • Embracing the Power of Superfans and Social Media

    … social media to find superfans and deepen their engagement with and loyalty to a brand: Identify superfans by using social media data: Each brand needs to determine for itself what constitutes a superfan. Retailers, for example, often measure purchase frequency and customer-spending habits. Consumer-packaged-goods brands, on the other hand, often…

    Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 23 readers -
  • Online Acquisition Trends for Consumer Packaged Goods

    … for an audience proven to be engaged. It’s important to consider new ways to show your content, especially for brands where the packaging is everything — find untapped audiences engaging with content on different channels like Pinterest, display ads and influential blogs. These channels help bring targeted audiences back to your brand site to make first-time purchases or become repeat buyers. The post Online Acquisition Trends for Consumer Packaged Goods appeared first on ZOG Digital Blog. Follow ZOG Digital on Twitter @ZOGDigital. …

    ZOG Digital Blog- 19 readers -
  • Instagram Ads Off to a Strong Start (Report)

    … million in September, doubling again to 200 million in October and reaching more than 500 million in November and 670 million in December. Brand Networks said it expects to top 1 billion monthly ad impressions on Instagram during the first quarter of 2016. Brand Networks’ clients in the consumer packaged goods, fashion and retail sectors spent…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social- 28 readers -
  • Facebook IQ on Millennials and CPG (Infographic)

    …. To uncover how life stages are impacting new paths to CPG discovery, Facebook commissioned Nielsen to conduct a behavioral and attitudinal survey of adults within its Homescan panel in the U.S., exploring purchasing behavior across 20 key CPG categories. Then, using custom fusion methodology, Nielsen was able to link the survey responses to its TV media…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
  • Duncan Hines is Facebook’s Top CPG Brand (Infographic)

    … Facebook Marketing Partner and social media analytics platform Socialbakers crowned a fellow baker as the leader in Facebook engagement for the consumer-packaged-goods category: Duncan Hines. According to Socialbakers, Duncan Hines had the most interactions on Facebook among CPG companies, as well as the overall top-performing post. Coca-Cola had the most likes in the CPG sector, at more than 12.6 million, while the most interactions per 1,000 fans went to Simply Orange. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook- 18 readers -
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